The obverse of the coin
to the left of the center, specified value: a large figure "5" under the word "РУБЛЕЙ" Below the horizontal inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" which date is "2016". On the right side there is a stylized plant branch, near which is a mark of the Moscow mint
(consists of letters "ММД". On the left, near Kant is one small part of a floral ornament.The reverse of the coin
depicts a fragment of the Memorial of military glory in Chisinau, in the background the outlines of a modern city. At the top of a semicircle between two five-pointed stars and the inscription - "КИШИНЕВ" beneath the image horizontally the date of the liberation of Chisinau - "24 Aug 1944".
The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding on the circumference of the piping.
The coin was released August 1, 2016.
Kishinev was liberated on 24 August 1944 during the Jassy-Kishinev operation, which lasted 10 days. First, the South-Western front line ran along the Dniester river, but during the battle managed to slip deep into Romania, freeing Chisinau and other cities of Moldova. The battle involved over 2 million people, including 1.3 million Soviet soldiers against 900-strong army, consisting of German, Romanian and local rebel armies. The operation was one of the most successful for the Soviet Union, the result was the exit of Romania from war and the creation of favorable conditions for the further liberation of the Balkan Peninsula.