Moldova Transnational Issues 2001https://photius.com/wfb2001/moldova/moldova_issues.html
SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Disputes - international: separatist Transnistria region, comprising the area between the Nistru (Dniester) River and Ukraine, has its own de facto government, dominated by Moldovan Slavs
limited cultivation of opium poppy and cannabis, mostly for CIS consumption; transshipment point for illicit drugs from Southwest Asia via Central Asia to Russia, Western Europe, and possibly the US
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