DISINFO: The EU is losing interest in Moldova and Moldova should...
  • Outlet: ru.sputnik.md (archived)*
  • Date of publication: January 05, 2017
  • Outlet language(s): Russian
  • Reported in: Issue 53
  • Countries / regions discussed: Moldova
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DISINFO: The EU is losing interest in Moldova and Moldova should...


The EU is losing interest in Moldova and Moldova should therefore turn towards the Eurasian Union.


No evidence given. The EU's imports from Moldova increased by 5% from €1.16 billion to €1.22 billion in 2015. The European Union is Moldova's biggest trade partner. Around 62% of its exports are sent to the EU, followed by Russia (12%). The Association Agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Moldova was signed in June 2014 and has only been in full effect since July 2016.bit.ly/2fq1Euh,


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