""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
At the end of June three former Soviet countries – Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia – signed Association agreements with the EU.
All three of them
The current armed conflict in Ukraine was triggered because the signing of the association agreement with the EU in Vilnius last November was called
Recent events in Ukraine, notably Russia’s annexation of Crimea, have reopened questions about the future of Transnistria.
The tiny pro-Russian
In the capital of Moldova Euronews spoke with Adrian Lupusor, Executive Director of the think-tank ‘Expert-Grup’. Lupusor analyses the economic
Transnistria dreams of a Russian future. The region broke away form Moldova in the early 1990s and, legally at least, remains part of it. De facto
In this edition of Reporter euronews is in Moldova. Sandwiched between Romania and Ukraine, this former Soviet republic is facing a choice between
The biggest rally in Moldova since independence was declared in 1991 took place in the capital Chisinau on Sunday. Organisers estimated that more
Iurie Leanca, who has been prime minister of the Republic of Moldova since the end of May, spoke to euronews in Brussels.
Moldova’s Orthodox Church says it has banned government officials from taking Holy Communion because of their stance on gay rights.
The church said
Three years of political stalemate in Moldova ended in March with the election of President Nicolae Timofti.
His republic sits between Romania and
Economic distress and frozen conflict on the borders of the European Union. After 20 years, Moldova, the poorest country in Europe, still seems