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President Iohannis to pay the first state visit in 45 years to the country where the largest Romanian community lives

President Klaus Iohannis will pay a state visit to Italy during October 14-17, the first such visit after 45 years. The Romanian President will also attend the inauguration of an exhibition dedicated to the commemoration of 2,000 years since the ...

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US Mk-41 systems deployment in Romania, Poland contradicts INF Treaty – Russian official says

The United States started deploying Aegis Ashore missile defense systems, as well as MK-41 Vertical Launching Systems tubes that could be used to launch intermediate-range cruise missiles in Europe in June, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. Deployment of the ...

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Hannes Swoboda, former leader of the Socialists in the EP: We have to break away from controversial members, like those in Romania

European Social Democrats have to get rid of controversial members “like those in Romania,” says Hannes Swoboda, the former Socialists’ leader in the European Parliament. Hannes Swoboda was the leader of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats, known as ...

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FM Meleşcanu on relocation of embassy to Jerusalem: „We are in the homestretch with the analysis”

Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu has stated that the conclusion of the analysis on the opportunity of relocating Romania’s embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, is in the homestretch, also advancing several time frames for the presentation. „We are in the ...

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US ambassador to NATO: We are working with Romania, Bulgaria in every possible way to strengthen their defenses in the Black Sea area

During a press briefing previewing the October 3—4 Defense Ministerial in Brussels, Kay Bailey Hutchison, U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO said that the United States is enhancing the capabilities for Romania and Bulgaria through its European initiatives regarding the Russia’s ...

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Update: Frans Timmermans warns Romania about amendments to laws of justice, Gov’t could be brought to court. Dancila and Toader’s stance

Heated debates in Strasbourg Monday evening, in the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE), about the situation in Romania. The European Commission warns the Government it could be brought to court if the EU rules will be ...

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Michel Barnier in Bucharest, meets Romanian President, PM. Iohannis: Romania supports an organized, predictable Brexit. Dancila: Romania is ready for any scenario on Brexit

The  EU chief negotiator for Brexit, Michel Barnier is in Bucharest today, meeting President Klaus Iohannis and PM Viorica Dancila. President Iohannis told Barnier at Cotroceni Palace that it’s important the preservation of the unity of the 27 EU members ...

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The EP LIBE Committee to discuss on Monday, in the presence of Frans Timmermans, the ‘situation in Romania’

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold a debate on the situation in Romania, including the independence of judiciary, on Monday, October 1in Strasbourg. The debate will take place with the participation of European Commission First ...

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