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Supreme Court President, about the SRI protocol: I’ve asked the Prosecutor General’s Office and the SRI for an opinion on declassification

The President of the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ – Supreme Court), Judge Cristina Tarcea, explained that the interception notices issued by the Court had legal basis, despite the contrary opinions, the magistrate stressing that she has already ...

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Romania to buy the first Patriot system by year-end. The Romanian Air Forces take over three more F-16 Fighting Falcons

The Romanian Army will buy the first Patriot system by the end of the year, as well as ten Piranha armoured vehicles, Defence Minister Mihai Fifor announced on Wednesday. “The Romanian Army will buy the first Patriot system until the ...

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TAROM passenger airliner intercepted by Hungarian military aircraft

Hungarian military planes took off on Friday to intercept a passenger airliner that had entered the Hungarian airspace without notice, the Hungarian Ministry of Defence, quoted by MTI, informs. The Boeing-737passenger plane was flying from Munich (Germany) to Sibiu (Romania). ...

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President Iohannis: CSAT approves Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels. 120 military to be sent to Poland

The National Supreme Defence Council (CSAT) has approved Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels, President Klaus Iohannis announced on Tuesday. “We have approved Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels, which will take place this spring, probably ...

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500 soldiers from eight countries take part in multinational exercise Platinum Eagle 17.1

A total of 500 soldiers from Bulgaria, FYROM, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania, Slovenia, Ukraine and the United States participate, as of  Monday until March 1 in the multinational exercise ‘Platinum Eagle 17.1’ in Smârdan shooting range in Galati County, the Ministry ...

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Chief of General Staff – Official visit to the US

General Nicolae Ciuca, Chief of General Staff, is paying a working visit to the US, and will have a meeting with General Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staffs and will take part to a symposium ...

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Defence Minister meets US Ambassador Klemm, talks focus on strategic partnership, the 2pc budgetary allocation

Defence Minister Gabriel-Beniamin Les has had talks on Friday with the US Ambassador Hans Klemm, the discussions focusing on the cooperation on bilateral defence and within NATO, about the budgetary allocation for defence of 2% of GDP and about the ...

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