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Four Israeli Tourists Beaten By Police In Romania

2018-08-14 06:45:00
Israel’s embassy on Monday protested to the Romanian government after four Israeli tourists were allegedly dragged out of a taxi and beaten by riot police in Bucharest during a violent anti-corruption ...

Romania’s president and ruling party blame each other for violent incidents at diaspora protest

2018-08-14 01:49:00
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis said on Monday, August 13, that the brutal intervention of the riot police against the peaceful protesters in Victoriei Square on Friday should have resulted in at le...

Romania's Romgaz records 319.2 million lei Q2 net profit, 2.2 pct down y/y

2018-08-14 01:10:00
BUCHAREST, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Societatea Nationala De Gaze Naturale Romgaz SA * Romania’s Romgaz SA says recorded a net profit of 319.2 million lei ($78.18 million) in the second quarter, down 2.2 per...

Romania Investigating Charges Of Police Violence At Protests

2018-08-13 23:03:00
Romania has opened an investigation into alleged police violence at a mass protest against the government last week that left hundreds of people injured, prosecutors said as protests continued for a f...

Time to clean up Romania with sanctions (and hurt Putin's influence, too)

2018-08-13 22:21:00
Recognizing Romania's growing rule of law crisis, the U.S. should sanction Romanian politicians known to be corrupt. This action would represent a calibrated step to stand with Romanians as they deman...

Democracy Under Siege in Romania

2018-08-13 22:04:00
The Romanian government's response to a peaceful uprising is a traumatic reminder of the frailty of our democratic gains. Fifty years on from the crushing of the Prague Spring and almost 30 years afte...

Romania to probe alleged police violence at protests

2018-08-13 21:47:00
More than 450 people were injured at massive anti-corruption protests on Friday. Prosecutors say they are reviewing footage and interviewing victims in a bid to bring offenders to justice. Romanian of...

Israel Protests to Romania After Tourists Beaten by Police in Bucharest

2018-08-13 18:38:00
Is global anti-Semitism spreading to Romania? The Israel Embassy in Bucharest has formally protested to the Romanian government after four Israeli tourists were dragged out of their car and beaten by ...

What Is Happening in Romania? Thousands Call For Resignation Of Government Amid Corruption, Low Wages

2018-08-13 15:28:00
Thousands of anti-government protesters took the streets of Romania's capital city, Bucharest, over the weekend to call for the resignation of the ruling Social Democratic Party, due to low wages, gov...