Now Moldova is divided between supporters of Moscow and those who want Moldova, followed by Romania in the EU and NATO
Thousands of people came out to protest in the center of Chisinau. Demanded the unification of Moldova and Romania. About this reports “5 channel”.
Protesters in the Central square of the Moldovan capital were met by a column of participants of the “March Association”. It was organized in honor of the centennial of the “Unirii” – the unification of Bessarabia and Romania.
The marchers a few months ago out of the city Alba Iulia in the West of Romania, which in 1918 signed the corresponding Declaration. On foot they traveled over thousands of kilometers. The rally turned into a protest. The demonstrators, led by the Romanian MP staged a sit – in blocked traffic in the city centre. Protesters pushed back the police. They returned in the evening and held on the square all night to continue the action on Sunday.
Bessarabia became part of Romania in 1918. In 1940 annexed by the Soviet Union formed the Moldavian SSR. In 1991 Moldova became independent. Now the country is divided between supporters of Moscow and those who want Moldova, followed by Romania in the EU and NATO.