According to the report, the fire was lit and extinguished “immediately”
Moldovan authorities in the separatist Transnistrian region on May 13 in the capital Tiraspol to a fuel depot and They said there was an attempt to attack the call center.
Reports of several similar incidents in the Russian-backed region in recent weeks have raised concerns that the conflict in neighboring Ukraine could escalate.
The so-called “Interior Ministry” said in a statement that, At around 4:15 in the morning, he parked a car near the fuel depot of an enterprise, and a man fell into the building, threw a Molotov cocktail and fled.
According to the report, the fire was lit and extinguished “immediately”.
Thirty minutes later, the call center in Tiraspol was told that “two Molotov cocktails had been thrown.”
“One fell off the sidewalk and the other hit the window grille. The fire was immediately extinguished by the security service. “ – The ministry reports.
Transnistria declared independence from Chisinau in 1990. The parties waged a short-lived war in 1992. Russia separatists intervened in the conflict. Moscow has about 2,000 troops in the region.
Ukraine Earlier, he described the reports from Transnistria as an attempt by Russia to destabilize the region in order to lay the groundwork for military intervention.
Europe On May 4, the union agreed to increase military aid to Moldova.