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Update: Cluj, Timisoara citizens want to come to Bucharest for protests, to defend freedom and the rule of law

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2018 has started with warm weather and fresh protests on January 1. A page was set up on Facebook called ‘All roads lead to Bucharest’, about the ‘revolution of our generation’, the organisers asking the Bucharesters to support people coming ...

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President Iohannis ahead of 2018: United we can build a better Romania


President Klaus Iohannis has sent a message to Romanians on the occasion of the New Year. “Several hours are still ahead before 2018, the year when we celebrate the Centennial. It’s time for a balance sheet for every one of ...

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PM Tudose to meet civic organisations on December 27

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Prime Minister Mihai Tudose announced Saturday evening, he would accept the invitation filed by 43 civic organisations, supporters of the street protests against the amendments to the laws of justice. “Thank you for the wishes. The same, I wish you ...

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President Iohannis: Romanians cried out in 1989 ‘Down with communism!’ today this cry is heard again

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President Klaus Iohannis has sent on Thursday a message on the 28th anniversary of the Revolution, showing that in 1989 the Romanians demanded “Down with communism!” and this cry is still heard as a signal given to politicians who prove ...

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PNL leader sends open letter to PM Tudose: ‘Use your position to put an end to the atrocities proposed for amending the laws of justice, criminal codes’

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PNL Chairman Ludovic Orban has sent an open letter to Prime Minister Mihai Tudose on Tuesday, urging him to put an end to the proposed ‘atrocities’ in order to amend the laws of justice and not to behave like a ...

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Solemn plenary session in Parliament to pay homage to late King Michael. Iohannis: Let’s defend the King’s legacy, to ensure a state where nobody is above the law


The Parliament has held a solemn plenary session of the Parliament on Monday afternoon to pay homage to late King Michael I of Romania, with President Klaus Iohannis, Crown Princess Margareta and Patriarch Daniel attending. The session was chaired by ...

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US Ambassador Klemm on America’s Independence Day: We’ll now work with our Romanian friends to strengthen the Strategic Partnership

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The United States of America are celebrating on Tuesday the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. The American ambassador in Bucharest, Hans Klemm, praised the Strategic Partnership with Romania, while inviting Romanians to celebrate America’s Independence Day. Hans Klemm ...

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Eurobarometer: 54pc of Romanians support EU membership, considered a good thing by more and more Europeans


Support for EU membership is on the rise, most Europeans prefer a common European reply to challenges, the most recent Eurobarometer, commissioned by the European parliament, reveals. The data show almost the same results as in 2007. 54% of the ...

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Another #rezist protest set for Sunday in Bucharest: ‘Stop game. In democracy, the corrupt are in jail’

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The protesters are getting mobilized again on social networks, on Sunday they will reunite and to show discontent with the government and the parliament. This time, the meeting point is the Parliament Palace at 18.00h, the Facebook page dedicated to ...

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SocDem mayor of Iasi Mihai Chirica adopts „#resist” slogan


The mayor of Iasi, Social Democrat Mihai Chirica, recently stripped of all party positions by the leadership, thanked the locals for their support in a Facebook post and told us they don’t have to take to the street to endorse ...

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