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News Moldavia » Religion: Has Moscow Peeled Off Another Country From Anti-Moscow Block In Post-Soviet Space? – OpEd

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Moscow is reading Azerbaijan’s decision not to take part in a Chisinau meeting on March 2 with the Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia as the ... Paul Goble is a longtime specialist on ethnic and religious questions in Eurasia. Most recently, he was director ...

News Moldavia » Religion: Moldova synagogue attacked in shocking pogrom

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Publication date: uesday 01 March 2016

Members of the synagogue in the city of Orgiev, in Moldova, were shocked on Wednesday morning to find their Torah scroll thrown to the floor of the synagogue, and other religious objects desecrated on the floor as well. Leaders of the Jewish community ...

News Moldavia » Religion: The Demons of Moldova

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Publication date: hursday 26 September 2013

What it does have—in ample quantity—is religion. As in other former Soviet republics, spirituality has filled the material void, and the Orthodox Church is thriving. According to the Moldova Foundation, roughly 98 percent of Moldova’s population ...

News Moldavia » Religion: 'Space for civil society continued to shrink across Europe', report says

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Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

According to the NGO, Ukraine and Moldova tried passing a similar law but the latter ... The report condemned the law as restricting rights to freedom of expression and religion. Eastern European countries were singled out for being the most discriminatory ...

News Moldavia » Religion: 25 incredible things you didn't know about Estonia

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Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The historic old town of Tallinn is well known for its wonderfully preserved medieval architecture; more obscure is the Struve Geodetic Arc, which Estonia shares with Belarus, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Moldova, Russia, Sweden and Ukraine.

News Moldavia » Religion: OPINION: Arming Ukraine thwarts Putin’s empire-rebuilding agenda

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Despite taking temporary advantage from earlier offensives against Moldova, Georgia and Crimea, Russia’s pre-war assessment of Ukrainian society’s capacity to resist invasion were flawed. Irrespective of language, religion, socioeconomic status or ...

News Moldavia » Religion: 2017 Around the World: Progress and Persecution For LGBT People

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Publication date: onday 01 January 2018

“I stressed Moldova’s role of a stronghold of the Orthodox Christian ... Australia: debates shift to religious rights and next priorities for LGBT movement With marriage equality in effect, debate has shifted to the question of religious exemptions.

News Moldavia » Religion: Crunchyroll's $100 Million Contribution to Japanese Anime

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Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Animators aren't deliberately tailoring their anime to fans outside Japan, but Saiki says that creators do sometimes ask if things such as religious symbols or characters ... at the back-end tech operations in Moldova. As well as investing in Japanese ...

News Moldavia » Religion: Moldova: 7,000 stage anti-government protest

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Publication date: Saturday 23 April 2016

Political leaders and parties declined to take part in Sunday's protest because Orthodox Christians celebrate Palm Sunday, a religious holiday in Moldova. In the past year, Moldova has been mired in political turmoil, and has had six prime ministers.

News Moldavia » Religion: The Soviet Union's Religious Situation Today

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Orthodoxy is the prevalent religion in Russia, Armenia, Byelorussia, Georgia, Moldavia and Ukraine; believers in the Baltic states of Estonia and Latvia are predominantly Lutheran; Lithuania is strongly Catholic; and the Middle Eastern republics of ...