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Quiz: What Do You Know About Moldova?

Moldova is one of Europe's smallest and least-understood countries, sandwiched between Romania and Ukraine, just beyond the eastern flank of the European Union. The country has EU aspirations of its own, however, and the current obscurity may someday be a thing of the past.

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The Moldovan capital, Chisinau, today is a lively place with lots of things to see and do, but it wasn't always regarded as such an attractive place to spend time. In fact, a famous Russian literary great was once exiled there for an extended period of time. Who was the writer?