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Photo of a bench and an installation in the colors of the Transnistrian flag that reads 'Tiraspol' in Cyrillic on a street in Tiraspol, August 16, 2021
Image: Goran Stanzl/Pixsell/imago images


Transnistria is a separatist region in the east of the Republic of Moldova. It is not recognized by any country in the world. It broke away from the former Soviet republic of Moldova in 1990.

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