All posts tagged Romania

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February 10, 2016, by VOANews

Romanian appeals court has upheld a 20-year jail term for a man who ran a notorious communist-era prison and was convicted of crimes against humanity. The Bucharest High Court on […]

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European Commission praises ‘sustainability’ of Romania judiciary reforms

January 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romania made big steps towards proving the sustainability of its judiciary reforms, but 2016 would provide another crucial test in that regard, Europe ...


Almost extinct animals, killed by stray dogs in Romania

January 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Huge financial efforts, determination and manpower dedicated to protecting a species that was close to extinction in Europe 100 years ago went down th ...


Dozens of migrants stopped at Romania’s border with Serbia

January 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian border police caught a group of 60 migrants who were trying to enter the country illegaly from Serbia on January 15. The migrants, all male, ...

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    Romanians, Moldovans arrested in ATM malware attack bust
    January 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Romanian National Police and the Directorate for Investigating Organised Crimes and Terrorism (DIICOT), assisted by Europol and Eurojust as well as a number of European law enforcement authorities, disrupted […]

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    US missile defence system in Romania is fully operational
    December 18, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Major military components of the Aegis Ashore Missile Defence System (AAMDS) in Romania, a key element in Phase II of the European Phased Adaptive Approach (EPAA), are now completed and […]

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    Romania bans indoor smoking
    December 15, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania has just ceased being a paradise for smokers. The permissive legislation that allowed smoking in many public spaces was amended on December 15. The upper body of the Romanian […]

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    US Army sends military equipment to Romania
    December 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania is about to host a transport of US military equipment destined to the rotational force in the region. About 70 pieces of military equipment will arrive today in Romania […]

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    Bulgaria warns of delays as Romania tightens border controls
    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 [… ...