Moldova declared independence on August 27, 1991 as part of the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The current Constitution of Moldova was adopted in 1994.

A strip of Moldovan territory on the east bank of the river Dniester has been under the de facto control of the breakaway government of Transnistria since 1990.

  • Moldova is a land locked country.
  • Moldova has largest boundary with Ukraine which is approximately 940 km.
  • Moldova has shortest boundary with Romania which is approximately 450 km.
  • The largest river in Moldova is Danube which is 2850 km.
  • The largest export partner of Moldova is Russia.
  • The largest import partner of Moldova is Ukraine.
  • There is 1 seaport in Moldova.

Tourist Attraction#

Moldova's stunning All Saints Church sits in Armenian Cemetery in the capital, Chisinau.

National Facts#

  • The national dance of Moldova is Hora.
  • The famous dishes of Moldova is Mămăligă, Sarmale, Mici.
Mamaliga, Foto: source: Wikicommons unter CC
Foto: source: Wikicommons unter CC