Vitaly Ignatiev met with Head of OSCE Mission to Moldova Claus Neukirch


The Pridnestrovian Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting between the Minister Vitaly Ingnatiev and the Head of OSCE Mission to Moldova Claus Neukirch. The meeting was also attended by the Chairman of the Pridnestrovian Republican Bank Vladislav Tidva and the Deputy Foreign Minister of the PMR Alexander Stetsiuk.

During the meeting, the diplomats continued the discussion over current aspects of the negotiation process between Pridnestrovie and Moldova based on the results of discussions within the CBM Bavarian Conference held in early November this year. In this context, Vitaly Ingnatiev presented the vision of the Pridnestrovian side as to the priorities for expert work in the upcoming period, including the banking issues. Besides, the diplomats touched upon the perspectives to sign the final Protocol of the Bratislava 5+2 meeting.

In the course of the meeting, the sides exchanged opinions about the present internal political situation in the Republic of Moldova with regard to the necessary maintenance and increase of the working dynamics on all levels of the negotiation process and fulfilment of commitments by the Moldovan side. The Head of the Foreign Ministry reminded that regardless the changes in the ruling coalition in the neighbouring state the mandate of the political representatives remains the same. He expressed hope that the sides “will not lose time due to these processes”