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Talks on Transdnestr Resume

Negotiations on the separatist region of Transdnestr will resume next week in Lithuania, five years after stalling, Moldova's prime minister said Tuesday.

Vlad Filat's office said he and separatist leader Igor Smirnov decided to restart talks after meeting Monday in the separatist town of Bender, mediated by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.

(AP)

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