Moldovan parliament approves Ion Chicu as new prime minister

Ion Chicu, Moldova's newly appointed Prime Minister, speaks in Chisinau, Moldova November 14, 2019. REUTERS/Vladislav Culiomza

CHISINAU (Reuters) – Moldova’s parliament on Thursday approved former finance minister Ion Chicu as prime minister along with a new government composed mainly of ministers who support Moscow-backed President Igor Dodon. The move came two days after a no-confidence vote felled the previous government of pro-Western prime minister Maia Sandu just five months after it […]

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