Romania

Romania: Thieves Break Into Castle, Steal $40,000

May 2, 2017 0

Police say burglars smashed a window of one of Romania’s most spectacular castles and stole about $40,000 from the ticket office. A spokesman for Hunedoara police, Bogdan Nitu, told The Associated Press that a guard […]

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Hundreds of US Troops, Tanks Arrive in Romania

February 15, 2017 0

Romania’s Black Sea port has begun receiving 500 US soldiers and tanks as part of a move to help beef up defense for NATO’s eastern flank. The “Fighting Eagles,” 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment will […]

Romanian riot police stand guard as people demonstrate against controversial decrees to pardon corrupt politicians
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Largest street protest in 25 years takes place in Romania

February 2, 2017 0

Bucharest, Romania – Over 100,000 people gathered downtown Bucharest on Wednesday evening protesting against the recent criminal law changes passed overnight by the Romanian Government. This is the largest street protest in Romania in the […]

Romanian PSD leader Dragnea
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Romania Elections: Centre-left PSD stages sweeping comeback

December 12, 2016 0

Romania’s Social Democratic Party (PSD) has comfortably won the parliamentary elections, according to preliminary results, a year after a major anti-corruption drive forced the left-leaning party from power. Election authorities said on Monday that with […]