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PSD Deputy calls on President Iohannis to ‘immediately’ organise referendum on local autonomy


Social-democrat Deputy, Razvan Rotaru, calls on President Klaus Iohannis to organise, as soon as possible, a referendum on local autonomy. The request comes in the context of the resolution signed on Monday by the Magyar political organisations referring to amending ...

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Spain to suspend Catalonia’s autonomy on Saturday


Spain has announced on Thursday it would suspend Catalonia’s autonomy from Saturday, as the region’s leader threatens to declare independence. The Spanish government said ministers would meet to activate Article 155 of the constitution, allowing it to take over running ...

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President Iohannis welcomed in Harghita with autonomist claims and the Szekler anthem. What did he retort?


President Klaus Iohannis is paying a working visit to Harghita, Covasna and Vrancea counties on Tuesday. Earlier he arrived in Miercurea Ciuc, where he was welcomed with autonomist messages and the Szekler anthem. About 30 people waited for the head ...

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Ludovic Orban and Cristian Busoi launch candidacies for PNL chairman, claim support for business

Ludovic Orban

Liberals Ludovic Orban and Cristian Busoi have launched on Monday candidacies for the Liberal Party leadership, both claiming support for private initiative and for business development, for a partnership with the business environment. Nevertheless, there are issues they see and ...

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PSD MP files draft bill stipulating up to 3 years in prison for protesters who “prevent state power exercise”. PSD to veto bill


After the Social Democrat Party spokesperson said early this week that the Government’s activity has been ‘temporarily obstructed’ by the protests, a new initiative by one of the ruling party’s MPs comes to prevent and punish potential rallies. The Social ...

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MEP Laszlo Tokes: The Gov’t defies Szeklers and Magyars through anti-Magyar actions


MEP Tokes Laszlo, the president of the National Magyar Council from Transylvania (CNMT) accused the Romanian Government that it bids defiance to the Szeklers (a Hungarian-speaking ethnic minority of Transylvania) and Magyars living in Romania through anti-Magyar actions and anti-Magyar ...

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Romanians were more patriotic during communism, poll reveals


Around 70 per cent of the respondents believe that Romanians were more patriotic during communism than now, reads a survey conducted by the Infopolitic Study and Research Centre (CSCI) in February and revealed on Wednesday. This idea is mostly shared ...

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