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One of the most breathtaking forests in Romania threatened by woodcutting

Hoia-Baciu forest in Cluj, known among the most haunted forests in the world, located in Cluj county, is now at risk of losing too much trees due to illegal, but also legal woodcutting. Poiana Rotunda/ The Round Meadow in the ...

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TVR chief Doina Gradea retorts in the ‘pig head’ scandal, accuses journalist Dragos Patraru of pressures

The public television (TVR) chief, Doina Gradea on Friday retorted in the scandal stirred following journalist Dragos Patraru’ recordings revealing Gradea’s offending journalists from the news department. Doina Gradea accused that some of the recordings released by Dragos Patrary were ...

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Romanians spotted while illegally entering the US from Canada

A man from Mexico and another from Guatemala tried to smuggle five Romanians into the United States from Canada along a remote stretch of the border in Vermont, American federal prosecutors said Monday. U.S. Border Patrol agents were alerted Friday ...

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Tens of illegal migrants caught at Romania’s southern and western borders

Border policemen from Piscu Vechi checkpoint in Dolj county have caught nine Syrian citizens who attempted to illegally enter Romania, with a Bulgarian citizen helping them cross  the Danube river by motorboat. The Syrians, who paid an Arab-born citizen USD ...

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The restraints of the current timber deliveries tracking systems

Independent IT expert Igor Hornák, (CEO Factory For Solutions, Oracle partner) made a small comparative analysis of the control systems over the movement of trucks with forest that are intensely discussed in Romania today.   The illegal logging problem is ...

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EC takes Romania to EU’s Court of Justice for failure to upgrade landfills

In an effort to urge to speed up the process, the European Commission (EC) decided to bring the Romanian authorities before the Court of Justice of the EU for failure to close and rehabilitate 68 illegal landfills, which represent a ...

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Sixteen Iraqis caught after crossing the Danube

Sixteen Iraqis, including six children, have been caught while illegally entering Romania after they crossed the Danube with the help of guides, to whom they have paid EUR 35,000 per family. According to the Bechet Border Police, the policemen have ...

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Forest Guards get the senators’ green light

On Tuesday the Senate passed by 70 votes to three an emergency ordinance stipulating setting up forest Guards to combat the massive illegal deforestations, tackled by the Supreme Council for National Defence meeting in June. The Government explains the emergency ...

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