The Moldovan foreign Ministry has asked the government to recall Ambassador to Russia
CHISINAU, February 13 — RIA Novosti. The Moldovan foreign Ministry has asked the government to withdraw Andrei Neguta from the post of Ambassador to Russia told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of Department Alexander Roitman.
The authority previously handed to the Russian Ambassador Oleg Vasnetsov a note of protest due to the delay of the meeting of the Moldovan delegation with the pilots rescued from Afghan captivity.
According to Roitman, the Russian authorities allegedly have refused to provide the Moldovan officials exactly where the pilots.
In the administration of the President of Moldova Igor Dodon called delivery notes anti-Russian demarche.
In the office of the head of state described the decision of the Ministry of foreign Affairs as irresponsible.
Earlier he said that Russia helped to rescue from captivity in Afghanistan two Moldovan pilots. They are now in a Moscow hospital, but during the week can go home.
The helicopter that crashed on 24 November 2015 with 18 passengers and three members of the Moldovan crew, served in Afghanistan, a civilian mission. The crew worked for the US government and assist the Afghan security forces. The helicopter was shot down by Taliban fighters in Faryab province and fell on the territory which is under control of Taliban. As a result, one of the members of the Moldovan crew was killed. His body was taken to Moldova on 17 December 2015. In captivity of militants remained two citizens of Moldova.