The PSRM condemned the actions of the police against the protesters

The Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova categorically condemns the actions of the country's authorities against the protesters on Sunday in the center of Chisinau. Every political formation has the legal right to hold peaceful marches and protest rallies. Blocking the route of the convoy with a double police cordon, aggressive actions against protesters, including elderly people, is a direct lawlessness. No government has ever allowed itself such actions.

We would like to remind the current leaders of Moldova that in 2018 they were outraged by the actions of the police on Moldova's Independence Day, when protesters, including current President Maya Sandu, tried to disrupt the official wreath-laying event at the monument to Stefan the Great.

This Sunday, the protesters did not try to disrupt any event with the participation of top officials of the state – they were trying to exercise their legal right to protest on Sunday. There is the use of double standards in relation to oneself and to the citizens of the country who hold opposite views.

The Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova considers peaceful protests a legitimate right of every citizen of the country. Police arbitrariness towards peaceful protesters who express political demands and do not commit acts of vandalism against state institutions, like the protesters in 2020, is absolutely unacceptable.

We demand from the Ministry of Internal Affairs to provide information regarding those who gave orders that provoked unjustified violence against peaceful protesters, and also call on the Prosecutor General's Office of the Republic of Moldova to give a legal assessment to the leadership of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Moldova and the actions of police officers who used such measures against protesters on Sunday, October 30, 2022. Every policeman who participated in violent actions against Moldovan citizens should be brought to justice.

The exchange rate in Moldova!

News
  • 20.10.2022

    Top 5 main news in Moldova

    1. Residents of the north of Moldova were frightened by a powerful explosion and a column of smoke: a rocket attack on a hydroelectric power plant was carried out near the borders of our country.

    2. Dozens of Moldovan…

  • 20.10.2022

    Gazprom reduced gas supply to Moldova by 50%, energy crisis is expected

    As of November, Russian Gazprom confirmed the supply of only 5.7 million cubic meters of gas per day to Moldova, which is 51% of the volume agreed upon by the contract. This was announced on October 31 by the Minister of Infrastructure and Regional Development of Moldova Andrei Spinu…

  • 20.10.2022

    The PSRM condemned the actions of the police against the protesters

    The Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova categorically condemns the actions of the country's authorities against the protesters on Sunday in the center of Chisinau. Every political formation has the legal right to hold peaceful marches and protest rallies. Blocking…