The PMR’s MFA hosted a meeting between Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Vitaly Ignatiev and Co-Rapporteurs of the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly on Moldova Valentina Leskaj and Ogmundur Jonasson.
Today on the initiative of the Pridnestrovian side the Bendery OSCE office hosted a working meeting of experts of Pridnestrovie and the Republic of Moldova on the termination of criminal cases.
The Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting between Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev and the UN Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Rita Izsák-Ndiaye.
The Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting between Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to the RM Zdenek Krejci, who visited Pridnestrovie today for the first time since his appointment.
As previously reported by the Press Service of the PMR's MFA, a meeting of representatives on political issues from Pridnestrovie and Moldova was held on May 5, during which it was agreed to hold a meeting of expert (working) groups on education in the presence of representatives on political issues that week. They also discussed prospects for organizing a number of other meetings at the level of specialized expert (working) groups that week and the week after.
The President of Pridnestrovie Yevgeny Shevchuk received a delegation of the Parliamentary Team on Moldova of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, headed by its Chairperson Arta Dade. An exchange of views took place on issues related to the negotiation process in the 5+2 format. The meeting was also attended by Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev.
Breakaway republics fascinate me. It’s a story of how a section of a country feels so strongly that they aren’t part of that country that they pull away, but don’t manage to separate completely. Some of these countries eventually gain independence, others don’t ever really intend to get it, and still others remain in limbo, part and yet not part of the host country.