Règle correspondante
Republic of Moldova
Practice Relating to Rule 108. Mercenaries
The Republic of Moldova’s Penal Code (2002) defines a mercenary as:
a person acting in the territory of a state involved in an armed conflict or in military hostilities with the aim to receive material gains, while not being a national of the said state, not having a permanent residence on the territory of the latter and not being under the duty to exercise official obligations. 
Republic of Moldova, Penal Code, 2002, Article 130.
The Republic of Moldova’s Criminal Code (2002) punishes “[p]articipation of a mercenary in an armed conflict or hostilities … with imprisonment for a term of 5 to 15 years”. 
Republic of Moldova, Criminal Code, 2002, Article 141(1)