Moldova: 2 pro-Russian parties support anti-gov't protest over missing $1.5 billion

September 8, 2015 9:30 AM

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CHISINAU, Moldova – Two pro-Russian parties in Moldova have given their support to anti-government protesters demanding a probe into the disappearance of up to $1.5 billion from three Moldovan banks last year.

A hundred tents have been erected in a main square and a few hundred people protested Tuesday, two days after tens of thousands called on the government, the central bank governor, the general prosecutor and others to resign.

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