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Elena Udrea summoned by DNA after the parliament’s go-ahead

Elena Udrea has been summoned on Tuesday by DNA, following the Chamber of Deputies endorsement on Monday night of the requests for preventive arrest in the ‘Bute Gala’ and ‘Microsoft’ files for corruption deeds. According to sources quoted, Elena Udrea ...

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PM to pay visit to USA, sources say

PM Victor Ponta will go to the United States of America on Tuesday night and will come back to Romania on Sunday, official sources told Mediafax. He is to meet political leaders and representatives of American companies in Washington and ...

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During first speech in Parliament, President Iohannis asked parties to give up populism, electoral pledges

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis made his first speech in Parliament on Monday, informing he intends to address the Parliament at the beginning of every parliamentary session to talk about the country’s priorities. Iohannis said that we have to give up ...

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Romanian DefMin hopes NFIU centre to be operational in June

Defence minister Mircea Dusa said that he would like to have the first NATO command centre settled in Romania in June. As for the regional headquarters, the Division Command, the Romanian minister says it will be operational in two years. ...

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Sanctions in ICR Paris’ invitations scandal, ongoing internal investigation

The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed on Monday that the diplomat of the Romanian Embassy to Romania, involved in sending an internal file using insults to some members of the Romanian Diaspora in France, was recalled to Bucharest, while ...

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Chamber’s Legal Committee gives green light to Udrea’s arrest, criminal prosecution’s extension

Deputies of the Legal Committee on Sunday approved the three requests of the National Anti-corruption Directorate asking for Elena Udrea’s arrest in Microsoft and Bute Gala files. The members of the committee have also given the green light to the ...

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Eugen Tomac elected PMP chairman

Deputy Eugen Tomac was voted on Sunday at the Congress of the People’s Movement Party (PMP) to be the party’s chairman, while Dorel Onaca was elected secretary-general. The 700 delegates present on Sunday at the Parliament Palace, where the PMP ...

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Putin’s policy is not fitting in with the cohabitation concept of the 21st century, Romanian president says

Our NATO membership “is extremely valuable”, but “we have to be ready to defend our country for ourselves” by way of exception, president Klaus Iohannis said in an interview granted to ‘Profil’ Austrian magazine. Asked if he is worried of ...

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Former president Basescu at PMP Congress, tackles Udrea topic

“I’ll defend my mandate.” On Sunday , the former President Traian Basescu attended the People Movement Party’s congress electing the chairman after Elena Udrea suspended herself from the president position following her criminal prosecution in two cases. Eugen Tomac was ...

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