Moldovan protesters formed their own National Guard power structure

The goal of the "National Guard" is protection of protesters from authorities’ provocation.

6 October 2015 11:34

In order to protect themselves Moldovan have formed their own power structure - National Guard, report the organizers and members of Dignity and Truth Civic Platform, created Oct.4.

According to Newsmaker.md, the National Guard will include people with military training. The founders of the association believe that such a structure is needed since the population-authorities opposition in Moldova keeps escalating.

Reminder: early September, 10 thsd rallies have started in Chisinau. The protesters demanded a change of government and early elections. The UN called on Chisinau authorities, represented by the Moldova’s President Nicolae Timofti, to establish contact with the leaders of the protesters as soon as possible to stave off further conflict escalation.