Moldova independence day
Moldova officially Moldova (Romania: Republica Moldova) Lock is a country in Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east and south. The capital city is Chișinău. Much of Moldova was part of the Moldovan Empire from the 14th century to 1812 when it was annexed by the Ottoman Empire to the Russian Empire (in which Moldova was a vast state) and was known as Bessarabia. In 1856, southern Bessarabia was returned to Moldova, which three years later merged with Valiachia to form Romania, but Russian rule over the entire region was restored in 1878. Republic called the Moldovan Democratic Republic.dovan part of eastern Bessarabia.