All posts tagged Romania

  • 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 […]

  • Romanian president designates Grindeanu new prime minister
    December 30, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    President Klaus Iohannis has designated veteran leftist Sorin Grindeanu as the new Romanian head of government. Previously, Iohannis refused to endorse a female, Muslim candidate who was criticized for her […]

  • Romanian left return to power in triumphant comeback
    December 12, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    One year after exiting the political scene amidst scandal and unrest, Romania’s center-left Social Democratic Party (PSD) staged a major comeback on Sunday. Exit polls gave the PSD a clear […]