Chiriet-Lunga

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Chiriet-Lunga
Kiriyet
Commune
Chiriet-Lunga is located in Găgăuzia
Chiriet-Lunga
Chiriet-Lunga
Coordinates: 46°12′30″N 28°56′33″E / 46.20833°N 28.94250°E / 46.20833; 28.94250
Country  Moldova
Government
 • Mayor Valentina Caicî (Independent[1])
Population (2014 census)[2]
 • Total 2,279
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Chiriet-Lunga is a commune and village in the Gagauz Autonomous Territorial Unit of the Republic of Moldova. The 2004 census listed the commune as having a population of 2,498 people.[3] Gagauz total 2,312. Minorities included 54 Moldovans, 35 Russians, 32 Ukrainians, 37 Bulgarians and 18 Roma.

Its geographical coordinates are 46° 12' 33" North, 28° 56' 39" East.

Notable people[edit]

People from Chiriet-Lunga include:

  • Dmitri Todoroglo, Moldovan Minister of Agriculture and Food Industry, 2001–2005

References[edit]

Coordinates: 46°13′N 28°57′E / 46.217°N 28.950°E / 46.217; 28.950