Romania remains the main partner of the citizens of the Republic of Moldova, in this sense being also the consistent support offered for the management of the COVID-19 pandemic, President Klaus Iohannis said at the meeting he had on Tuesday, at the Cotroceni Palace, with the President of the Republic of Moldova, Maia Sandu.
According to a Presidential Administration release, the two heads of state analyzed in their meeting the stage of implementation of the projects agreed during the visit of the Romanian President to Chisinau on December 29, 2020, noting that this year Romania donated to Moldova medical equipment and protection against COVID-19 worth 2.3 million euros, as well as over 200,000 vaccines.
In the next stage, the donation of the 6,000 tonnes of diesel oil destined to the farmers from the Republic of Moldova will be made, the quoted source specified.
President Klaus Iohannis reiterated the strong message of support for the reform agenda promoted by President Maia Sandu, in the spirit of the bilateral Strategic Partnership and the privileged relations between the two states.
Klaus Iohannis also said that Romania will continue to support the European path of the Republic of Moldova and stressed that Romania remains the main partner of the Republic of Moldova’s citizens, highlighting in this sense the consistent support provided for pandemic management.
In her turn, Maia Sandu expressed her gratitude for the support offered by Romania, especially in the difficult context generated by the pandemic and appreciated Romania’s support for the European path of the Republic of Moldova, emphasizing that she will continue the efforts to implement the reform agenda in a democratic and European spirit.
The two presidents agreed to continue the high-level bilateral dialogue, especially on projects of strategic importance in the fields of energy, transport, as well as education and health. The main objective of this cooperation remains to ensure the sustainable development of the Republic of Moldova and its irreversible connection to the European space, the quoted source also mentioned.
PM Citu, President Maia Sandu discuss immunization of Romanian citizens from Moldova in centers in Romania
Prime Minister Florin Citu on Tuesday had a meeting with the President of the Republic of Moldova, Maia Sandu, on which occasion they discussed the conditions under which Romanian citizens of the Republic of Moldova can get immunised against COVID-19 in vaccination centres in Romania, regardless of whether or not they have a domicile in our country.
“No matter which side of the Prut we live in, we are all concerned with managing the pandemic as well as possible and protect the health of our citizens. Today I’ve had a very good meeting with Mrs Maia Sandu, President of the Republic of Moldova, about the vaccination campaign, which is the safest way by which we can overcome the health crisis and return to a normal life. We have supported the medical system and the citizens of the Republic of Moldova through the donation of vaccines and equipment and we will continue to offer help. I have discussed with President Maia Sandu about the conditions under which Romanian citizens from the Republic of Moldova could get immunised against COVID-19 in vaccination centres in Romania, regardless of whether or not they have a domicile in our country,” Florin Citu wrote on the Government’s Facebook page.
The head of Executive added that Romania remains the most important partner of the Republic of Moldova and its citizens.
“By continuing to show solidarity and responsibility in the efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, we will overcome this period well and we will return to a normal life,” Citu underscored.