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Romania to move its embassy to Jerusalem, minister says

2018-04-19 17:34:00
Romania will soon move its embassy to Jerusalem, Liviu Dragnea, the president of the Chamber of Deputies and a member of Romania's ruling party said Thursday. Speaking in an interview with the Romanian TV channel ANTENA 3, Dragnea revealed that the ...

Romania to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem: report

2018-04-19 17:04:00
Bucharest (AFP) - The Romanian government will follow the United States and transfer its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, the ruling Social Democrat Party (PSD) leader said Thursday . "The decision has been taken (...), the procedures are beginning," Liviu ...

Defying EU Policy, Romania Advances Proposal to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

2018-04-19 15:45:00
The Romanian prime minister submitted a draft resolution to the cabinet Thursday that would move the Romanian embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The proposal now depends on the approval of the ministers. Meanwhile, the speaker of the Romanian parliament ...

Looted Artifacts Repatriated to Romania

2018-04-19 14:02:00
BUCHAREST, ROMANIA—Romania Insider reports that Austria has repatriated a collection of first-century A.D. Dacian coins and bracelets to Romania. The gold and silver artifacts, including more than 450 coins and 18 bracelets, are thought to have been ...

In Romania, distrust of vaccines claims childrens’ lives

2018-04-19 12:48:00
Pseudoscience won an important battle in the European country of Romania, where 39 children lost their lives following a measles outbreak. Their parents refused to vaccinate them, misled by scare stories against vaccination. “People are mistrustful ...

Palestinian Authority Demands Romania Keep Its Embassy Out of Jerusalem

2018-04-19 12:22:00
The Palestinian Authority has demanded that Romania not move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. The demand was delivered Thursday by PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah to Romania’s envoy to Ramallah, Katalin Terlia during a meeting between the two men ...

Ancient coins, bracelets looted from Romania return home

2018-04-19 10:26:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Coins and bracelets from the 1st century that were looted from western Romania years ago and smuggled out of the country were put on display Thursday after a joint investigation with Austria brought them back home. The treasure trove ...

Romania Austria Ancient Artefacts

2018-04-19 10:25:00
An ancient Dacian gold bracelet is displayed during a press conference at the national history museum in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday, April 19, 2018. A treasure trove of coins and bracelets from the 1st century that were stolen from archeological sites in ...

Romania, Italy to actively contribute to dialogue on EU future

2018-04-19 10:05:00
BUCHAREST, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Thursday that she talked with her visiting Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni about the active contribution to the dialogue on the European Union (EU) future, in order to ...