County ( Județ)
Coat of arms
Capital city (
Reședință de județ)
Ceased to exist
Administrative and Constitutional Reform in 1938
2 (2,445 sq mi)
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Tighina County was between 1925 and 1938 a county ( Romanian: ) in the județ Kingdom of Romania, and, between 1998 and 2003, a major subdivision ( of Județ) Moldova with its capital at Căușeni.
Interwar county [ edit ]
Neighbours [ edit ]
The county neighboured the
Soviet Union to the east, the counties of Lăpușna to the north, Cahul to the west and Cetatea Albă to the south.
Administration [ edit ]
The county consisted of four districts (
After 1938 [ edit ]
After the 1938
Administrative and Constitutional Reform, this county merged with the counties of Lăpușna, Cetatea Albă and Orhei to form Ținutul Nistru.
County in Moldova [ edit ]
Ukraine, Transnistria, Lăpușna County and Chișinău County.
Major cities in the county included
Bender, Cainari, Căușeni, Olănești, and Ștefan Vodă.
Currently, the city Bender and six villages are in the neutral zone under the authority of the
Joint Control Commission, but are administered by authorities subordinated to the breakaway territory of Transnistria.
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