Mar 26, 2014

Moldova region says it downed 'Ukraine drone'

Moldova’s pro-Moscow breakaway region of Transnistria said Tuesday it had shot down a drone that it said appeared to have come from Ukraine to conduct a reconnaissance mission. “As a result of measures undertaken by the Transnistria side, the drone has ceased to function,” ...

Mar 26, 2014

Russia stages exercises in breakaway Transnistria

Russia’s military staged training exercises Tuesday in Transnistria, a breakaway sliver of Moldova that is a focus of tension following Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region. NATO’s top military commander said Sunday he was worried that Russia might have its eye on Transnistria, a ...