A court in Moldova has fined an Orthodox bishop for publicly insulting members of the country's gay community and ordered him to publicly apologize.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has met with Moldovan President Nicolae Timofti during his visit to Kyiv for the inauguration of new Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
Police and forces from Russia's Federal Migration Service (FMS) have detained 400 suspected illegal migrants in Moscow.
Negotiators are meeting in Vienna for the second and final day in the latest round of talks aimed at resolving the Transdniester conflict.
Another round of talks on resolving the Transdniester conflict started in Vienna on June 5.
One month ago, the European Union began allowing Moldovan citizens to enter Europe's Schengen zone without visas. That opportunity, it seems, has not gone unnoticed in the country's breakaway Transdniester region.
A session of the Council of Prime Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is due to be held in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, on May 30.
Authorities in Moscow say a second suspect has been detained in a case related to this month's deadly train collision near Moscow.
Authorities in Moscow say last week's deadly train collision near the capital was caused by a violation of track maintenance rules.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has warned Moscow against undermining the upcoming Ukrainian presidential election.
A report by the UN's International Labor Organization says forced labor generates at least $150 billion a year worldwide in illicit profits.
An estimated 100 people took part in a gay-rights march in central Chisinau on May 17.