Moldovan Leu

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Moldovan Leu

The currency of Moldova. It was introduced in 1993, replacing the Moldovan cupon, which was itself a temporary currency to replace the Soviet ruble.
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The government increased funding for victim protection, budgeting approximately 12.1 million Moldovan lei ($709,340) to repatriation assistance and seven shelters for victims of crime and family violence, with increased funding for some shelters and programs offset by decreases to others; this is compared with 8.6 million lei ($504,160) in 2016.