14.06.2019 | The roots of Moldova’s standoff

Why bitter political enemies have combined forces to precipitate the most serious political crisis ever faced by the country.

Click here to read the Alaco article in bne IntelliNews.


The enemy of my enemy is my friend. The proverb aptly describes the extraordinary developments in Moldova over the last few days, which have seen rival pro-Western and pro-Russian political forces overcome their stark differences to form a coalition government in order to keep a powerful, influential tycoon, Vladimir Plahotniuc, out of power.