Friday, 19 October 2012

A truth worth being told over and over again: Bessarabia is Romania! [Un adevăr care merită spus iarăşi şi iarăşi: Basarabia e România!]

We’re surely living mad times, when some are trying to detach Catalunya from Spain, others to ensure the independence of Scotland, some want to divide Belgium, and others wish to break away from the rest of Italy etc…

Romanians (and especially the young) would like to see their two states – Romania and (the Republic of) Moldova – reunited, irrespective of Russia’s fierce opposition and the EU’s benevolent (to Moscow, not to Bucharest!) indifference.

Reunification looks as unlikely as the collapse of Austria-Hungary or Tsarist Russia looked 100 years ago, in 2012. Nevertheless, the outcome of the First World War of 1914-1918  taught us that it’s better never to say never… 

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