Igor Dodon dismisses Defense Minister Anatol Salaru

Tuesday, 27 December, 2016 - 10:15

After his inauguration President of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon has signed a decree on the resignation of Defense Minister Anatol Salaru. Igor Dodon has posted this information on his Facebook page, accompanied by the publication of the decree image. 

Moreover, earlier he said in a statement: “Under the constitution, the president can decree to dismiss a government member. A minister’s resignation is possible upon the initiative of the prime minister and by a presidential decree. But the president is the supreme commander-in-chief of the National Army, so, I will insist on the soonest resignation of such a person as Salaru”.

Moreover, yesterday the EU flag was removed off the building of the presidential administration of Moldova.