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November 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

People crossing at border checkpoints with Romania should expect delays after Bucharest ordered tightened border controls, Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry said on November 20. “Yesterday at noon Romania introduced 100 per […]

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Eastern Europe is concerned about its own security

November 19, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

More and more Europeans are linking the latest surge of Islamist terrorist attacks to the mass refugee influx in Europe. Security concerns are growing ...

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Romania’s technocrat cabinet wins confidence vote in parliament

November 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A week after Romania’s former European Commissioner Dacian Ciolos was nominated to form a technocrat cabinet, the two chambers of parliament vot ...

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Romanian president nominates former EU commissioner to form technocrat cabinet

November 10, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis formally nominated former European commissioner Dacian Ciolos to form the next cabinet, saying that the country need ...

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    Death toll from Romanian nightclub fire rises to 41
    November 8, 2015, by VOANews

    Nine more victims who were burned in last week’s horrific nightclub fire in Bucharest died Saturday in hospitals, bringing the death toll to 41. “The sad news was expected. It […]

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    Romanian president names interim PM ahead of talks with parties
    November 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Romanian president Klaus Iohannis named Sorin Cimpeanu, the education minister in the outgoing government of Victor Ponta, as interim prime minister on November 5, ahead of talks with political parties. […]

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    Romanian PM to resign over nightclub tragedy
    November 4, 2015, by VOANews

    Romania’s Prime Minister Victor Ponta is resigning in response to protests demanding he step down after a nightclub fire resulted in 32 deaths last week. The prime minister released his […]