Transnistria 2016
       
     
 In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 
       
     
 In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 
       
     
 Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. 
       
     
 Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 
       
     
 Around 40% of the Transdniestrian population are now pensioners. 
       
     
 Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 
       
     
 Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. It declared its independence from Moldova in 1991 after a bloody civil war. Its independence is not recognized by the international community. 
       
     
 Youngsters march during Defender of the Fatherland Day in Tiraspol, the capital of the breakaway republic of Transdniestr.
       
     
Transnistria 2016
       
     
Transnistria 2016

Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. It declared its independence from Moldova in 1991 after a bloody civil war. Its independence is not recognized by the international community.

Around 40% of the Transdniestrian population are now pensioners. 

 In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 
       
     

In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 

 In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 
       
     

In a 2006 poll, 97% of the transdniestrian population voted to join Russia. In 2014, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin brought back a motion to Moscow supporting a reunion with Russia. 

 Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. 
       
     

Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. 

 Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 
       
     

Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 

 Around 40% of the Transdniestrian population are now pensioners. 
       
     

Around 40% of the Transdniestrian population are now pensioners. 

 Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 
       
     

Even though its a public holiday, Defender of Fatherland Day, there is not many people out in the streets of Benderi, a border town to Moldova. 

 Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. It declared its independence from Moldova in 1991 after a bloody civil war. Its independence is not recognized by the international community. 
       
     

Transdniestr is a predominantly Russian populated narrow strip of land on the east bank of the Dniestr River. It declared its independence from Moldova in 1991 after a bloody civil war. Its independence is not recognized by the international community. 

 Youngsters march during Defender of the Fatherland Day in Tiraspol, the capital of the breakaway republic of Transdniestr.
       
     

Youngsters march during Defender of the Fatherland Day in Tiraspol, the capital of the breakaway republic of Transdniestr.