Transnistria autonomous territorial unit with special legal status

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Transnistria autonomous territorial unit with special legal status

  • Unitatea teritorială autonomă cu statut juridic special Transnistria  (Moldovan)

  • Автономное территориальное образование с особым правовым статусом Приднестровье (Russian)

  • Автономне територіальне утворення з особливим правовим статусом Придністров'я (Ukrainian)
Location and extent of the Autonomous territorial unit with special juridical status Transnistria (brown) within Moldova (white).
Location and extent of the Autonomous territorial unit with special juridical status Transnistria (brown) within Moldova (white).
Languages
Moldovan autonomous region with special legal status
 -  Created July 27, 2005[2] 
Currency Moldovan leu (MDL)
a. Using Latin script.

The Transnistria autonomous territorial unit with special legal status (Moldovan: Unitatea teritorială autonomă cu statut juridic special Transnistria; Russian: Автономное территориальное образование с особым правовым статусом Приднестровье; Ukrainian: Автономне територіальне утворення з особливим правовим статусом Придністров'я) is an administrative unit of Moldova established by the Government of Moldova to delineate the territory controlled by unrecognized Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic.

History[edit]

  • From the late 1980s until end of 1991, there was a dissolution of the Soviet Union.
  • In 1992 there was a war of Transnistria between Republic of Moldova and Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic on the part of territory of former Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic. Since the end of the war, there is territory that is claimed by Moldova but controlled by Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, and there is a territory that is claimed by Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic but controlled by Moldova
  • On 22 July 2005 Moldova designated the Transnistria autonomous territorial unit with special legal status.[2]

Territory[edit]

The territory of the unit mostly coincides with the territory of Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, but there are several differences:

  • Bender is included in the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, but is excluded from the unit.
  • Territories, which are claimed by Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, but controlled by Moldova, are excluded from the unit. These territories are included in Dubasari District, Causeni District and Anenii Noi District.

Settlements[edit]

There are 147 settlements in Transnistria (settlements of left bank of Dnestr): 1 municipality, 9 towns, 2 settlements, which are parts of towns, 69 villages (communes), 135 settlements, which are parts of villages (communes).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Law № 173 from 22.07.2005: "About main notes about special legal status of settlements of left bank of Dnestr (Transnistria)" - Article 6: in Moldovan; in Russian.
  2. ^ a b Law № 173 from 22.07.2005 "About main notes about special legal status of settlements of left bank of Dnestr (Transnistria)" - Article 3: in Moldovan; in Russian.
  3. ^ Law № 764 from 27.12.2001 "About administrative-territorial division of Republic of Moldova" - Appendix 5: Moldovan, Russian

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