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Geography and History of Moldova

The geography and history of Moldova gives detail information about the country. The history of Moldova informs us, that this nation was initially a part of the country Romania. At the end of the Second World War, Moldova was included in the Soviet Union. Though it is an independent nation, the Russians still rule the country. The Ukrainians and the Russians have formed an independent republic known as the "Tranistria Republic".

The geography of Moldova informs you that the country is situated in the Eastern Europe towards the north eastern side of Romania. Moldova has a total area of about 33,843 sq km. The country experiences moderate temperatures in the winters and the summers are hot. The lowest point of the country is the Dneister River and the highest is Dealul Balanesti. The geography of Moldova also informs about the natural resources of the country which are lignite, phosphorite, limestone and gypsum.

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