The official Tiraspol insists on maintaining the present format of the peacekeeping forces in the zone of the conflict. Yevgeny Shevchuk favorite Transnistria said this in connection with calls to change the representatives of the Moldovan peacekeeping forces on civilian observers. These calls began after an incident at the post peacekeepers, where January 1 mortally wounded a local inhabitant.
"The position of the Transnistrian republic remains constant — the format of the peacekeeping operation, discussed in the documents of the negotiations and international agreements should remain constant. Pridnestrovians For, as the inhabitants of villages Fri Moldova it is a guarantee of stability, peace and security "- said Shevchuk.
Shevchuk has called "the Moldovan authorities to refrain from making statements that lead to an escalation of tension", reports ITAR-TASS.
In peacekeeping post after the incident began protests, which are participating in local residents, representatives of non-governmental organizations, as Moldovan politics. These protests favorite Transnistria described as "planned provocation", saying it poses a swing Declaration Moldova on measures aimed at convergence.
Joint peacekeeping force of Transnistria, Moldova and Russia, and Ukrainian observers in the security zone on the Dniester have served since the end of the armed Moldovan-Transdniestrian conflict. This provision is foreseen agreement on the principles of peaceful settlement of the conflict parties signed July 21, 1992
Conflict Moldovan side is settled and advocates for change in the peacekeeping format. Moldova proposes to introduce international civilian observer mission with the mandate of the OSCE.