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Thousands rally in Romania on anniversary of violent protest

2019-08-10 16:10:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of protesters rallied peacefully against the ruling Social Democrat government in the capital, Bucharest, on Saturday on the one-year anniversary of a violent ...

Romania: Thousands take part in anti-government protests

2019-08-10 14:42:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Thousands of people took part in anti-government protests in Romania, with the largest rally taking place outside government headquarters in Bucharest. The events on Saturday were ...

​Bucharest braces for major protest one year after riot police used brutality to stifle anti-government demonstration

2019-08-09 15:32:45 Hotnews.ro
Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend a demonstration in Bucharest on Saturday, exactly one year after the August 10, 2018 events when riot police intervened brutally to put an end to anti-government protests. Things have changed politically for the past 12 months but the situation within the society remains dire for the opponents of the current government and little has been done to sanction the authorities responsible with the violence a year ago. Meanwhile, politicians make tactical moves over the Saturday protests

NATO completes Aegis defense system upgrade in Romania

2019-08-09 11:40:00
Aug. 9 (UPI) --NATO announced the completion of its ballistic missile defense system in Romania on Friday, prompting a response from Russia. A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, temporarily ...

Romania Probes Software Company CEO for Bribes

2019-08-09 08:48:00
Romania's anti-corruption unit (DNA) said on Thursday that it has launched an investigation into bribery allegations against the CEO of the country’s Oracle branch who is suspected of having given IT ...

NATO Completes Upgrade of Aegis Ashore Missile System in Romania

2019-08-09 08:30:00
"This update, which has been taking place across the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense system fleet, did not provide any offensive capability to the Aegis Ashore missile defense system," the statement ...

Orange Romania to hold 5G demo at Summer Well music festival

2019-08-09 07:59:00
Orange Romania said it will hold a 5G technology demonstration under real conditions of use together with Huawei at the Summer Well music festival in Bucharest. The operator organised a similar demo ...

Aegis Ashore ballistic missile defence system in Romania completes scheduled update

2019-08-09 03:09:00
NATO's Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defence site in Romania completed a long-planned update on Friday (9 August 2019). This update, which has been taking place across the Aegis Ballistic Missile ...

People ill in UK from before unseen Salmonella strain in pork from Romania

2019-08-08 23:00:00
A Salmonella outbreak in the United Kingdom linked to pork from Romania has sickened 24 people, bringing the total impacted to 32. Eight people from Ireland are also part of the outbreak and five of ...