Moldova is the poorest country in Europe and it is enmeshed in a seemingly intractable separatist conflict involving ethnic tensions, Russian troops, Soviet-era arms stockpiles, smuggling, money-laundering, and corruption.
Special Committee on European Affairs of the New York City Bar
"Executive Summary: Thawing A Frozen Conflict: Legal Aspects Of The Separatist Crisis In Moldova,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 14
, Article 3.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol14/iss2/3