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  Dniestr Republic (Moldova)
The Dniestr Republic was organized by ethnic Russians opposed to being part of newly independent Moldova, particularly in view of the introduction of Moldovan (i.e.
The flag of the Dniestr Republic is identical to that of the old Moldavian SSR.
In Dniestr, Igor Smirnov was re-elected as President and inaugurated on 10 January 1997, when he said "...that the future relationship between Chisinau and Tiraspol should be based on treaties and that Moldova should view the Dniestr region as a [separate] state".
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 Deficiences   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The "Dniestr Republic" is supported economically, military and politically by the Russian Federation; however, officially, the Russian President Yeltsin stopped short of approving the region's application for CIS membership, thus reaffirming the integrity of Moldovan territory.
The Dniestr region is openly in favor of the preservation of Soviet style socialism and restoration of Moscow's control over the region, despite a physical separation from Russia by 1,000 kilometers of Ukrainian territory.
The confrontation of the Dniestr is essentially a political struggle, not of ethnical or of religious origin (practically all the population on both left and right bank of the Dniestr are eastern orthodox and only about 30% of all Russians in Moldova live in Transnistria).
www.md.pims.org /about/deficien.htm   (2746 words)

 Ukrainian-Polish Tourist Portal
The basins of the Dniestr and Danube rivers belong to its basin.
The biggest rivers of the region are the Dniestr River, the second river in Ukraine, the Prut River, the Cheremosh River, the Tysa River.
The source of the Dniestr River is located on the north-eastern slopes of the Carpathians near the village of Vovche (Turkivskyi district, Lviv region) and flows into the Dniestr firth of the Black Sea.
www.tourism-carpathian.com.ua /en/attractions/rivers.php   (371 words)

 Moldova   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Leader the Dniestr branch of the Russian ultranationalist leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky's Liberal Party, Aleksandr Saidakov, who was injured in a failed attempt on his life last week, died Sunday in a Chisinau hospital.
Dniestr police said armed gunmen broke into the office of Aleksandr Saidakov, who is a chief businessman in Transnistria, and fired several times at him.
The Dniestr republic is increasingly becoming an arms supply center for terrorists and illegal regimes, the bloc said, suggesting that Moldova should call for deployment of U.N. peacekeeping forces in the region.
www.republicamoldova.org /tiraspol.html   (2410 words)

 Moldova - View Single Post - Protest ĂŽmpotriva construcĹŁiei canalului Bastroe
The Dniestr is a major river of eastern Europe and is an important source of drinking water for more than seven million people.
The Dniestr River, one of the major rivers in Eastern Europe and an important source of drinking water, is facing serious environmental problems.
The Dniestr river is a transboundary river, which starts in the Ukrainian Carpathians, flows through Moldova and reaches Ukraine again near the Black Sea.
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 Moldova   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Leaders of the Dniestr branch of the World League of Slav Youths (WLSY) are inclined to believe that "some movements of the West try to compromise the slavonism and prove the inferiority of Slav nations," the Russian-language newspaper Kishiniovschie Novosti reports in Chisinau.
The Dniestr leader said the bank was guilty in the same measure towards the president and the parliament.
The Dniestr security and police were ordered to "identify and prosecute" the "diversionists" who caused a dramatic depreciation of the Dniestr currency rouble two weeks ago.
www.republicamoldova.org /warcommunism.html   (4562 words)

 Gateway To Russia - Article - Russia removes half of its munitions stock from Dniestr
Russia has withdrawn half the total amount of missiles and artillery shells stored in the Dniestr area, the head of the artillery depot of the Russian united military grouping in Moldova, Lt-Col Yuriy Idrisov, told ITAR-TASS on Thursday.
Two special trains have been leaving from Kolbasnaya every week since the moment when the timetable and conditions for the transportation of ammunition were agreed with the Dniestr authorities in November.
The leader of the Dniestr republic, Igor Smirnov, told Russian journalists on Tuesday [16 December] that the Dniestr authorities might place obstacles in the way of the withdrawal of Russian munitions to Russia.
www.gateway2russia.com /st/art_183247.php   (294 words)

 NBP-INFO - NATIONAL BOLSHEVIK PARTY - OFFICIAL WEBSITE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The phenomenon of national-communism is known from the 20s of the last century (Georgia, Ukraine, Poland during the period of resistance to the Soviet Russia) and meant the refusal of communist ideas (more often of a menshevist or a right wing SR direction) in favor or the mono-national elite of the title nation.
The regime in the MR is clearly not only moving in the direction of solving the conflict by force, he desires this development of events.
The official point of view of Voronin’s regime on the situation around the “Dniestr republic problem” expressed by Starish in the program “Resonance” on the 24th July 2004 is nothing else than a war declaration.
www.nbp-info.org /archive/2004/07/270704_dniestr.htm   (608 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
According to his detailed account, the name of Podolia was designated to the territories enclosed between the Dniestr River in the south, the land of Vohlynia in the north, the rivers Murchwa in the east and Zlota Lipa in the west.
In the Polish times the tourist industry was at first not sufficiently developed to profile its beauty to the general public, but given some time it would have become one of the main attractions in the country.
In the south the deep valley of the Dniestr River, which allows for the warm Black Sea air current to penetrate deep into the land, made this area the warmest in the pre-war Poland.
www.personal.psu.edu /users/w/x/wxk116/sjk/jazch1.html   (2882 words)

 PolishRoots - Geography & Maps
The Dniestr River runs from the West (from Krużyk) to the East (to Hordynia) in the southern part of the area, together with a few insignificant streams feeding to the river from the right side.
The right shore of the Dniestr River encompasses farm buildings and a brick-yard; fields and pastures are to the South from them, and the Liski Forest to the South-West.
The left shore of the Dniestr River (283 meters to the West, 1279 meters to the East) is occupied by the Michałówka Manor, followed by farm lands and pastures farther North, and extensive marshlands (Sechownice), elevated to 276 meters on the South side and declining towards the Strwiąż valley to the North.
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 PRIO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
On 2 June 1990, the First Congress of Dniestr Peoples’ Deputies at all levels voted in favour of the establishment of a Dniestr free economic zone and appealed to Chisinau to address the issue.
This decision was balanced by an appeal to the Moldovan authorities to reconsider a number of legal acts which were deemed detrimental to the national minorities in the republic.
The stated aim of the law was to ‘secure the preservation, development and expression of the ethnic, cultural, linguistic, and religious distinctiveness of the region’s population.’ The meeting between Snegur and Smirnov on 5 July 1995 was greeted with a certain measure of optimism, but did not lead to a political breakthrough.
www.republicamoldova.org /PRIO.html   (4128 words)

 Republic of Moldova - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The part of Moldova east of the Dniestr River, Transnistria—which is more heavily industrialized and is populated by a larger proportion of ethnic Russians and Ukrainians—claimed independence in 1991, fearing Moldovan unification with Romania.
Russian and Ukrainian forces intervened on the Transnistrian side, and remain there to keep the peace.
The war started with an attack of Russian mercenaries on the Moldavian town of Dubosari, situated on the eastern bank of Dniestr, but unloyal to the separatist regime.
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A microcosm of the former Soviet Union at first glance, this narrow region on the east bank of the Dniestr River is a fusion of communist and Western cultures, a symbolic representation of the decline of the Russian empire.
He has received threatening phone calls: "You can end up in the Dniestr." Yet on closer questioning it emerges that what Radchenko, a stocky former political commissar in the Red Army, would really like is less a "return to Europe" than a return to the Soviet Union.
That is the dilemma we see illuminated, as by a Red Army rocket flare, on the left bank of the river Dniestr.
yaleglobal.yale.edu /article.print?id=5741   (1158 words)

 Pravda.RU:Another Phase Of Russian Military Hardware Withdrawal From Dniestr Republic Completed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
On Tuesday, the third echelon of the military hardware of the Russian Tactical Headquarters left Tiraspol, the capital of the self-proclaimed Dniestr Republic on Moldova's territory.
Isakov added that all vehicles and equipment would be delivered to storage bases and facilities located to the east of the Ural Mountains.
Isakov refuted the information that the hardware from the Dniestr Republic will be transferred to Afghanistan as military and technical assistance to the Rabbani government.
newsfromrussia.com /cis/2001/11/13/20839_.html   (196 words)

 OSCE Mission to Moldova - Moldovan Mission seeks solution to Dorotcaia's bitter harvest
While many city dwellers have fled to the banks of the Dniestr river to escape the intense heat, it is the busiest time of year for the people of Moldova's villages.
The village, although situated on the left bank of the Dniestr, is under the control of the central authorities in Chisinau.
Around the Transdniestrian checkpoints, which were set up at the line of control in the late 1990s, ditches were dug in order to prevent farmers from accessing their land.
www.osce.org /moldova/item_2_15957.html   (993 words)

 NBP-INFO - NATIONAL BOLSHEVIK PARTY - BRAINWASHING   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Moldova’s authorities opened criminal cases against the leaders of the Dniestr republic, accusing them in human rights violations.
The representatives of the prosecution told that the reason for the cases was the closure of Moldavian schools in the republic.
Voronin is upset by Saakashvili’s laurels and by all means he moves towards the aggravation of the situation around the Dniestr Republic.
www.nbp-info.org /brainwashing/10/080904_New_threats_of_Moldova_to_the_Dniestr_republic.htm   (112 words)

 Dniestr - TheBestLinks.com - Nistru, Black Sea, Moldova, Poland, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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Nistru, Dniestr, Black Sea, Moldova, Poland, Polish language, Russian language...
The river Dniestr (in Polish and Russian; Nistru in Romanian; Дністро, Dnistro in Ukrainian; Tyras in Latin; also known as Dniester) is a river in Eastern Europe.
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 Vasily Grigoryevich Zaitsev - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Zaitsev served until January 1943, when he suffered an injury to his eyes.
After that he returned to the front and finished the war on the Dniestr river with the military rank of Captain.
After the war, Zaitsev managed a factory in Kiev.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Vasily_Alexandrovich_Zaitsev   (452 words)

 Axis History Forum :: View topic - Exaggeration as a form of argument
The image which David Thompson and PeterH seem to have of the personnel of EG D on guard duty along the Dniestr kicking their heels in frustration while waiting to get their hands on some Jews to kill is quite mistaken.
My words "the personnel of EG D on guard duty along the Dniestr kicking their heels in frustration while waiting to get their hands on some Jews to kill" is simply a more poetic formulation of what Peter H and David Thompson were inferring.
The fact is that doing guard duty on the Dniestr gave EG D more opportunity to kill Jews, as the Romanians drove them over the bridges, rather than reducing their kills.
forum.axishistory.com /viewtopic.php?p=543557   (1891 words)

 MINELREL-L Archive (05271997-07:53:45-5539)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He was found guilty of charges of beatings and a broad charge of persecution, which included the killings of two policemen.
The status of the breakaway Dniestr region is left unclear and subject to further negotiations.
Interfax quotes Yeltsin as saying that Russia is ready to withdraw the troops "at any moment" but the go-ahead must be given by Moldovan and Dniestr leaders.
www.arts.uwaterloo.ca /minelres/archive/05111997-07:53:45-5539.html   (363 words)

 Dniestr Republic (Moldova)
I visited Dniestr in July 1996 and I could only see the plain red-green-red flag.
This plain flag was widely flown everywhere, including at the governmental buildings in Tiraspol (the capital), in Bendery (Tighina) and at the border between Moldova and Dniestr (this border is controlled by Russian peace-keeping forces).
The Army flag is blue with red cross fimbrated yellow (red more yellow is approximately one-half of the height).
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 math lessons - Romanian Bridgehead   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The plan was a fall back plan in case it was impossible to defend Polish boders and assumed that the Polish forces would be able to retreat to the area, organise a successful defence until the winter, and hold out until the promised French offensive on the Western Front started.
Rydz-Śmigły predicted that the rough terrain, valleys, Stryj and Dniestr rivers, hills and swamps would provide natural lines of defences against the German blitzkrieg.
The area was also home to many munitions depots (that were prepared for the third wave of Polish troops) and was strongly linked to ports in Romania (Constanca), which could be used to resupply the Polish troops.
www.mathdaily.com /lessons/Romanian_Bridgehead   (415 words)

 Kyiv Regional Delegation (Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Ukraine)
The document was further endorsed by a meeting of the Presidents of Russia, Ukraine and Moldova in Odessa, Ukraine, in March 1998.
Throughout the year, the ICRC was unable to meet with the Minister of State Security of the self-proclaimed Moldovan Republic of Dniestr.
The ICRC provided some of the material for distribution, and assisted the Crimean branch of the Ukrainian Red Cross in assessing the needs of the population and in organizing surveys, reporting and logistics.
www.icrc.org /Web/eng/siteeng0.nsf/iwpList215/D2752D9E6BB0941FC1256B890033D644   (1593 words)

 BUCOVINE Moldavia - BUCOVINE.com history of Bucovine and history of Roumania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Danube and Black Sea in the south, Dniestr in the east, Poland in north.
In this part of Moldavia along Dniestr, were more important fortresses: Hotin, Sorca, Tighina, Cetatea, Alba, and Set Up by the voïvode of Moldavia to defend oneself of the Tartar invasions, Mongol and Ottomans coming from the Black Sea.
Their actions are however eclipsed by those of 520 000 Russian living in great majority in the east of Dniestr, in Transnistrie, and which proclaimed their independence, supported by the Russian army.
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After the Ottoman invasion, Moldova lost its independence and became a sort of self-ruled province and its rulers (Gospodars) were appointed by Ottomans.
The three parts of the eagle's tail represent three part of the Republic of Moldova: Gagauzia (or Gagauz Eri as it calls itself) in the south, the central region as the biggest part, and the breakaway Dniestr region (Transnistria in Romanian or Pridnestrov'e in Russian).
And if you compare our coat of arms and the Romanian coat of arms you can see that the Romanian eagle has a sword but our eagle has an olive branch (it's also a difference between the two nations).
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 Dniestr Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Moldova Azi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Voronin expressed his regret that the Dniestr population "passively followed" the Chisinau-Tiraspol dialogue and promised to send a message to residents in the region and ask them "whether they were going to further bear administrative fears and dictatorship of the Tiraspol regime."
Asked whether Moldova would ask the United Nations to assist the Chisinau authorities to defend the the sovereignty and independence of the country, Voronin spoke against internationalizing the efforts of settlement of the conflict with Tiraspol.
The president excluded the default threat, which he described as a scarecrow, and said this was a used by his opponents to make people desperate.
www.azi.md /print/12561/En   (305 words)

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