The so-called “Ministry of Defense” of the unrecognized “Transnistrian Moldavian Republic” appealed to the heads of local administrations in order to “ensure 100% staffing” of the local contingent.
A military meeting has been announced in the Transnistrian region of Moldova, and conscription will be compulsory.
This was reported by the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine on the social network Facebook.
“The “unrecognized” Transnistrian Moldavian Republic is strengthening its army. of the Republic of Moldova, as well as providing employment for the working population of the republic “, – said in a statement.
In this regard, men under the age of 55, who are guaranteed “financial and material support, accommodation and food”, can take part in the meeting. Thus, the financial support of unemployed citizens is promised from 2800 “rubles of Transnistria”. The meeting itself will last 90 days.
“Despite the formal voluntary participation in the meeting, there is information that the call will be coercive,” – said in the intelligence.
It is also noted that the letter about this meeting is dated April 21.
“That is, until the beginning of the latest Russian provocations on the territory of the Transnistrian region. This is reminiscent of the events in the so-called” LPR / DPR “on the eve of a full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine”, – the statement said.
Escalation in Transnistria
As reported, according to the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense, on April 25, the special services of the Russian Federation organized a provocation with explosions in the capital of the unrecognized “Transnistrian Moldavian Republic”.
Earlier, Russia said that during the second stage of the “special operation” the Russian army plans to establish full control over Donbass, which will create a land corridor to Crimea and control over southern Ukraine, which will give the Russian Armed Forces another exit to Transnistria, where facts of oppression of the Russian-speaking population “.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine condemns attempts to involve the Transnistrian region of Moldova in the war waged by Russia against Ukraine. According to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Russian troops stationed in the Transnistrian region of Moldova have been put on full alert.
On April 26, the TMR authorities announced explosions in the building of the Ministry of State Security in Tiraspol, in a military unit in the village of Parkany, and the tower of the Mayak radio and television center was blown up.
Ukrainian intelligence also reported that Russian troops wanted to launch a missile strike on Transnistria.