Gagauzia – object lesson for Ukraine on how a ‘reintegrated’ region gives Moscow leverage

Edited by: A. N. Many Ukrainian commentators have focused on Transdniestria as an example of the way in which Moscow uses a frozen conflict to influence a former Soviet republic, but they might learn more from considering the case of Gagauzia, an autonomy that was reintegrated into Moldova but remains a tool for Russian leverage … Continue reading Gagauzia – object lesson for Ukraine on how a ‘reintegrated’ region gives Moscow leverage