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Against earlier predictions, Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis was handed a decisive victory in Romania's presidential elections, defeating prime minister Victor Ponta, a blow for Ponta's social democrats certain to have negative ramifications into 2015, likely for Ponta himself.
February 25, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis left for Berlin on February 25 on an official visit which is expected to have Romania’s Schengen accession plan high on the agenda, the head of state […]

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Bulgaria and Romania together can have a strong voice in the region and the EU – foreign ministers

February 20, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Close co-operation will make Bulgaria and Romania’s voice better heard in the region and the European Union, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov ...

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Bulgarian Foreign Minister speaks on relations with Skopje, interconnectors with Romania and Greece

February 17, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria is concerned about the lack of dialogue between the government and opposition in Macedonia and will find a way to address that concern, Bulga ...

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Another head rolls in Romania’s anti-corruption campaign

February 14, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Miron Mitrea, former Romanian minister of transport and once one of the strongmen of the ruling social-democratic party, was sentenced on February 13 ...

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    Dracula Park project floated again in Romania
    January 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania wants to build a Dracula theme park in Transylvania, the head of the national tourism agency said, reviving an idea which dates back to more than a decade ago […]

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    Top court clears Romanian president of incompatibility charges
    January 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania’s High Court of Justice has rejected an appeal submitted by the National Integrity Agency (ANI), an independent body tasked with checking public officials’ wealth and assets, which had accused […]