Despite Protests, Moldova Court Upholds Decision to Void Mayoral Election Result

CHISINAU — Moldova’s Supreme Court on Monday upheld a decision to invalidate the election victory of a pro-transparency candidate for the post of mayor of the capital Chisinau, despite public protests demanding the ruling be overturned. Hundreds and sometimes thousands of Moldovans have been protesting daily, since a court ruled on June 19 that Andrei…