Ukraine's Embassy in Moldova advises that Ukrainian citizens refrain from particpation in the mass rallies and protest actions in this country, specifically in the capital city of Kishinev. The diplomatic authority posted this on Facebook.
'Due to the civil actions of political nature that continue in the Republic of Moldova and the large-scale march planned for Sunday June 16, we recommend Ukrainian citizens to limit the movement across the central streets of Kishinev city, to avoid the sites of amassment of people, abstain from joining the meeting and demonstrations', reads the message.
The Ukrainian diplomats also advise that citizens carry their IDs with them all the time, strictly abide by the security measures and rules of stay in the foreign country ad follow the news in the local and the international media.
As we reported, the Security Service of Ukraine enhanced the counter-intelligence regime at the entrance to Moldova through the territory of Ukraine because of radical citizens of Russia.
Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry revealed an appeal which raises a concern about the possible implementation of the Russian scenario of Moldova’s federalization.
The parliamentary elections and a consultative referendum on reducing the number of MPs from 101 to 61 were held in Moldova on February 24.
The leaders of the race are socialists led by President Igor Dodon, supporters of rapprochement with Russia, and the Democratic Party, which now controls the parliament, representing pro-European forces. It is headed by Vladimir Plahotniuc, the richest man in Moldova, accused of having solely controlled all the authorities. The Democratic Party supports the territorial integrity of Ukraine.