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Protesting Moldovans want early elections and resignations


In the center of Chisinau, on the Great National Assembly Square, on June 19, a protest action was organized by the opposition Shor party. Those who gathered demanded the resignations of officials who were unable to cope with the crisis in the country, as well as early parliamentary elections.

The rally participants expressed dissatisfaction with the rise in food prices and energy tariffs.

The demonstrators chanted: “Early elections,” “Down with the authorities!”, “Resignation,” “Down with Maia Sandu!”

The rally, which was attended by about 3,000 people who came from different regions of Moldova, was peaceful, there were no clashes between demonstrators and the police.

According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the average annual inflation in May in the republic amounted to 29.05%, food prices increased by 32.5%, non-food products – by 21.45%, services – by 35.27%. The Moldovan opposition lays responsibility for the economic crisis on the government and the ruling Action and Solidarity party, writes RIA Novosti.



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