Legea cu privire la functionarea
limbilor vorbite pe teritoriul RSS
Moldovenesti Nr.3465-XI din 01.09.89
Vestile nr.9/217, 1989 (Law
regarding the usage of languages spoken
on the territory of the Republic of
Moldova): "Moldavian RSS supports the
desire of the Moldovans that live across
the borders of the Republic, and
considering the really existing
linguistical Moldo-Romanian identity -
of the Romanians that live on the
territory of the USSR, of doing their
studies and satisfying their cultural
needs in their maternal language."
U.S. Library of Congress, Senate report
Press freedom report (CPJ)
Statement of Committee to Protect
Report on Assessment Visit to Moldova by
the OSCE Representative on Freedom of
Official results of 2004 Moldovan census
Experts Offering to Consult the National
Statistics Bureau in Evaluation of the
Census Data, Moldova Azi, May
19, 2005, story attributed to
AP Flux. Retrieved October 11, 2005.
 2004 Census results in
 World Gazetteer on 2004 Moldovan
V.N. Dicţionar moldovenesc-romānesc.
Chişinău: Tipografia Centrală (Biblioteca
Pro Moldova), 2003.
Constitution of the Republic of Moldova,
Title 7, Article 7: "The law of 1
September 1989 regarding the usage of
languages spoken on the territory of the
Republic of Moldova remains valid,
excepting the points where it
contradicts this constitution."
Moldovan MPs say state functionaries
that do not speak state language should