Considered by the UN still part of Moldova and recognized only by three other non-recognized states :
Abkhazia, Artsakh and South Ossetia, the Pridnestrovian Moldovan Republic (PMR) also called Transnistria
has his constitution, currency, national anthem and army.
At the cease-fire agreement between Moldova and Transnistria, Russia established a peace-keeper presence
earning a strategic outpost in Europe with the 14th Army settled in the region.