Building business ties to heal the scars of civil war
Ivan Khodakovskyi was seven years old when civil war broke out in Moldova.
"The explosions hit the city during the school graduation," he says.
"I have imprinted in my memory an emergency evacuation to Ukraine, including many women and children.
"And a huge number of holes from bullets in half-ruined and burnt buildings."
Now 31, Ivan is looking back at a little-known European conflict - the Trans-Dniester War.
The main fighting took place over four months in 1992 between Moldova, which declared its independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, and the country's... read more
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