President of Moldova, Igor Dodon, was involved in a highway accident when his official motorcade was struck by a truck coming from the opposite direction. Several passengers, including the president and members of his family, suffered moderate injuries and are currently being hospitalized, with reports that the Moldovan head of state is in good health.
Igor Dodon's car is hit by an overtaking a lorry in wet weather but he escapes with light injuries.
The President of the unrecognized Republic of Transnistria, Vadim Krasnoselsky, announces a visit to Moldovan President Igor Dodon for talks on 6 September. 2018-08-31 (Context: Igor Dodon, President of Moldova)
Moldovan President Igor Dodon, during his first state visit to Russia, says Moldova could scrap the 2014 Moldova-European Union Association Agreement after the country's next parliamentary election. 2017-01-17 (Context: Igor Dodon, President of Moldova)
Igor Dodon, of the Socialists' Party, wins Sunday's Moldovan presidential election run-off with 52.2 percent of the vote, besting former Education Minister Maia Sandu of the Action and Security Party. Sandu has not yet accepted these preliminary results because of voting irregularities which she will present to the Central Election Commission for review. 2016-11-14 (Context: Igor Dodon)
Voters in Moldova head to the polls in the country's presidential runoff between two opposition candidates, Igor Dodon, from the pro-Russian socialist PSRM, and Maia Sandu, from the pro-EU liberal PAS, with Dodon expected to win. Preliminary results, in this first Moldovan election where the president is chosen by national votes rather than by parliament, will be announced Monday. 2016-11-13 (Context: Igor Dodon)
Voters in Moldova go to the polls for a presidential election. A run off election will be held on November 13 between Igor Dodon and Maia Sandu after no candidate achieved a majority of votes. 2016-10-30 (Context: Igor Dodon)