LGBT rights are often an issue in Moldova, where even the president has said he "never promised to be the president of gays."
Dozens of protesters rallied outside city hall in the latest demonstration following a Supreme Court decision that threw out the results of this month’s mayoral election in the Moldovan capital.
Moldova's Supreme Court has upheld a decision to invalidate mayoral election results in Chisinau that had shown a victory for a pro-Western candidate.
Thousands of people have protested against the nullification of mayoral election results in Moldova's capital, Chisinau. On June 24, protesters marched from the city hall to the Moldovan parliament.
Thousands of people demonstrated in Moldova’s capital, Chisinau, on June 24 to protest the nullification of mayoral election results that had shown a victory for a pro-Western candidate.
The United States State Department has said it is "closely monitoring" the situation surrounding the June 3 mayoral election in the Moldovan capital, Chisinau.
The United Nations General Assembly has backed a call from Britain, Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine and seven other countries for Russia to withdraw its troops from a breakaway region of Moldova.
A Moldovan appeals court has upheld a lower-court ruling invalidating the results of Chisinau's mayoral election, citing violations by both candidates of the country's campaign law.
Thousands of people have joined protests on the streets of the Moldovan capital, Chisinau, after a court invalidated the election victory of a pro-Western candidate to the mayor's post.
A court in Moldova's capital has not validated the mandate of Andrei Nastase, whose election victory in the mayoral election earlier this month had been challenged by opponents.
Russian news reports say an executive with energy holding company Inter RAO has been arrested and charged with spying for an unnamed foreign country.
A court in Moldova's capital has postponed a confirmation hearing for pro-European Mayor-elect Andrei Nastase, whose election two weeks ago has been challenged by opponents.