A small nation on the road to European integration - Moldova is preparing to switch gears. Seven years after an Association Agreement with the EU, the country is facing an economic crisis, with its pro-European politicians involved in massive corruption scandals and the economy dependent on foreign cash.
Now the country's newly elected President is promising a turn to the East - to restore ties with Russia. Will he be able to strike a balance between Russia and Moldova's Western partners? Will the county continue its path to European integration or will it scrap the existing EU pact? The President of Moldova, Igor Dodon is on SophieCo to talk more.