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DNA: Amendments to the criminal codes will have devastating effects on criminal investigations. Kovesi: DNA will practically close down. Parliamentary committee postpones debates


The National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) maintains that the amendments and additions expected to be made to the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code will have a “devastating” effect on the criminal investigations, by eliminating the “indispensable” legal instruments by ...

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MEP Sorin Moisa resigns from PSD and social-democrat group: Mr. Dragnea is pushing Romania towards an authoritarian project to get saved

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MEP Sorin Moisa, who negotiated the trade agreement between the EU and CETA, wrote on Saturday that he has resigned from the Social-Democratic Party (PSD), claiming that under the leadership of Liviu Dragnea, PSD has regained the reflexes of the ...

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Supreme Court President requests Parliament speakers to resend the draft justice bill to the Justice Ministry

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The President of the High Court for Cassation and Justice (ICCJ – Supreme Court) Cristina Tarcea has requested the two speakers of the parliament chambers and the Special Committee to allow the Ministry of Justice to complete the legal procedure ...

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The number of Romanians who believe the country is going in the wrong direction has increased dramatically

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The number of Romanians who believe things are going in the right direction in Romania has fallen rapidly. Only one in four Romanians still believe in this, and the decrease is 7 percentage points as compared to March 2017, shows ...

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DNA activities’ lasting effect – only if supported by preventive actions of other institutions


National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) Chief Prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi has said, in a debate organized by the European Parliament in Brussels, that the DNA actions cannot have lasting effects unless they are supported by preventive actions carried out by the ...

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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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PM Sorin Grindeanu, criticized by MEP Manfred Webber

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Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu was given as negative example in the European Parliament by the leader of the European People’s Party group, MEP Manfred Webber. He said that, unlike the Prime Minister of Hungary, Viktor Orban, who comes to the ...

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