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War widow in Iasi celebrates her 108th anniversary

A war widow from Iași has just turned 108. Elena Sirețeanu was born in 1908, but celebrated her birthday only 27 times as she was born in a leap year, on February 29. That makes her the oldest war widow ...

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Romanian DefMin: CSAT to decide on potential supplement of troops in Afghanistan. Romanian military cemetery to be set up in Russia

Questioned on Friday what will Romania do following USA’s decision on Afghanistan troop drawdown and if Romania will Ok extra troops here, Romanian Defense minister Mircea Dusa said that ministry had already informed within the Supreme Council for National Defence ...

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Greece expected to demand WWII reparations from Germany, PM Tsipras accuses Berlin of using legal tricks to avoid payments

Greece announced Tuesday it is moving forward with a demand to seek World War II reparations from Germany, as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accused Berlin of avoiding repayment of damages stemming from the Nazi occupation, dw.de informs. “Germany has never ...

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