All posts tagged Romania

  • Romania protests: No flash in the pan
    February 10, 2017, by Alex Bivol

    Romania rarely features in international media, yet the scenes of mass demonstrations in Bucharest and other major cities last week may feel oddly familiar to Western TV audiences. Large-scale protests […]

  • Romanian PM calls for repeal of corruption decree
    February 5, 2017, by VOANews

    Following widespread demonstrations across Romania, the country’s prime minister called Saturday for the repeal of a decree decriminalizing official misconduct. “Tomorrow [Sunday], we will hold a government [cabinet] meeting to ...

  • Weird government decree: Romanians stage huge protests
    February 2, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    For the first time in decades, as many as 250,000 Romanians took to the streets on Wednesday evening, in order to demonstrate against a government decree, which decriminalizes some corruption […]