Questions tagged [moldova]

Moldova is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe located between Romania and Ukraine in the geographic and historical region of Moldavia.

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How did Moldova and Romania become separate in the first place?

I've read this question about why Romania and Moldova don't unite. How did they become separate in the first place? Since they are two adjacent countries with basically the same language and ...
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State boundaries in mountainous regions

I have in front of me a map of South-East Europe (as depicted below) from the inside cover of the 1967 German edition of John Stoye's The Siege of Vienna. A detail shows three then dukedoms situated ...
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Why didn't Moldova unite with Romania?

Towards the collapse of the USSR, nationalism rose in Moldova. Nationalists proclaimed the linguistic and ethnic identity between Moldovans and Romanians. It seems that they strove toward unification ...