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April 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Romanian government has asked the two largest local gas producers – Petrom and Romgaz – to avoid maintenance work for a while lest it affects domestic gas production amid […]

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Romanian PM moves office to defence ministry to evade phone tapping

April 16, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian PM Victor Ponta said on April 14 he would relocate his office from the government seat to the headquarters of the defence ministry, to avoid ...

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Romanian PM threatens criminal complaint against president

April 15, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta said on April 14 that his social democrat party PSD would file a complaint against president Traian Basescu for t ...

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US naval destroyer expected to reach Black Sea by April 10 ‘to reassure US allies’

April 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A US Navy guided missile destroyer, the USS Donald Cook, is expected to reach the Black Sea by April 10 after the Pentagon said that a navy vessel was ...


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    United States dispatches F-16s to Romania
    April 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Pentagon will send an unspecified numbers of F-16 jet fighters to Romania next week to join military drills, but the planes will remain in the country for a long […]

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    International police operation busts Romanian sex trafficking ring
    April 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    With the support of Europol, Belgian, Romanian and UK Police, Italian Carabinieri Reggruppamento Operativo Speciale (ROS) have dismantled a mafia-type organised criminal group of Romanian nationals who were actively trafficking […]

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    Controversial fuel tax comes into force in Romania
    March 31, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Fuel prices will go up as of midnight on March 31 2014 across Romania after the enforcement of a seven euro-cents tax introduced by the social-democrat government led by PM […]