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Thieves break into the residence of Pakistani ambassador in Bucharest, famous ex-footballer Gheorghe Hagi’s house

The residence of the Pakistani ambassador to Romania and the house of football icon Gheorghe Hagi, both located in Voluntari-Pipera area, have been broken into during the winter holidays. Policemen are looking for the thieves. Both the ambassador’s residence and ...

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Protest in front of Parliament against the vote to amend the laws of justice. ‘Criminal Parliament, go to the court of law!’

A new protest took place Wednesday evening in Bucharest, in front of the Parliament, against the vote to amend the laws of justice, under the title “Come to Parliament! NOW! #faraviolenta” (no violence), while in the Chamber of Deputies was ...

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Scandal in the lower chamber during the vote on ‘Iordache committee’ laws. USR – open protest with speaking-tube

The Chamber of Deputies sitting was interrupted for ten minutes, as the Save Romania Union (USR) started a protest against the debates on the ‘Iordache committee’ laws. The USR deputies stood in front of the rostrum, bearing banners reading ‘Thieves!’, ...

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Romanians suspected of stealing luxury electronics from trucks on the run arrested in the Netherlands

The Dutch Police has arrested a group of Romanians suspected of robbing at least 17 trucks on the run, after two years of investigations, nltimes.nl reports. Several people have been placed on remand during the last weekend. Investigators say the ...

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Kitsch Museum in Bucharest robbed

A statuette featuring a golden lion “guarding” the entrance of the Kitsch Museum in Bucharest was stolen on Sunday morning by three men, as it was revealed in the video posted on the museum’s website. The museum manager promises a ...

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Romanians sentenced to 50 years in prison for over GBP 3 M thefts in UK

Members of an organised ‘Romanian Crime Academy’ were sentenced for nearly 50 years in jail after stealing goods worth more than GBP 3 million in 11 ‘meticulously planned’ raids between November 2015 and September 2016, Daily Mail reported. Targets included ...

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Day 10: Thousands take to the streets in Bucharest, other cities asking for the Gov’t resignation

The resignation of Justice minister Florin Iordache is not enough, said protesters in Victoriei Square, Bucharest on the tenth day of massive anti-corruption rallies. Demonstrators say that they are still in the street because they want to make sure that ...

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