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POLITICS

SRI and DNA have no protocol, says SRI Spokesman

2017-02-24 10:24:40
Spokesman of the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) Ovidiu Marincea stated that the SRI does not have any protocol with the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA), but he added that there ar...

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Dragnea: There is no risk of PSD getting destabilized

2017-02-20 16:17:31
Leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea told a private broadcaster on Sunday that there is no risk of his party getting destabilised as he and the incumbent party leadership ha...

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PM Grindeanu wishes for 2019 with no CVM for Romania

2017-02-17 12:13:42
Premier Sorin Grindeanu stated, on Thursday, at the headquarters of the European Commission, that he wishes in 2019 the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) for Romania to be lifted, acc...

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EU seals trade deal with Canada

2017-02-15 15:10:26
The European Parliament voted in favour of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada, concluding the ratification process of this deal at the EU level, a pr...

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PM Grindeanu says he does not share President's concern regarding 2017 budget

2017-02-15 10:46:58
Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu stated on Tuesday that he doesn't share the concern that President Klaus Iohannis expressed regarding the budget for 2017, according to Agerpres.

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Iohannis: 2017 budget is a problematic and risky one

2017-02-14 14:58:54
President Klaus Iohannis said that the budget draft for 2017 is a problematic and risky one, pointing that there is the real risk for the deficit of three percent to be exceeded, according to Ag...

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MEP Negrescu to Farage: Romania does not take lessons in fairness from man investigated for corruption

2017-02-13 10:45:07
Member of the European Parliament Victor Negrescu conveyed in an open letter addressed to Nigel Farage, that the former leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) should not talk about corruptio...

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Iohannis: PSD's first concern to deal with criminals' files

2017-02-07 13:23:49
President Klaus Iohannis told the Parliament plenary session on Tuesday that the ruling party, PSD (Social Democratic Party), after winning general election, has had a "suicidal strategy", its f...

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Basescu: Iohannis plays faultlessly to put PSD against the wall

2017-02-07 10:44:38
The head of the state, Klaus Iohannis "played faultlessly" politically to bring the Social Democratic Party (PSD, at rule) in a difficult situation, said the former president, Traian Basescu on ...

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Justice Ministry gives up draft law sent to CSM

2017-02-06 15:56:02
The Justice Ministry (MJ) gives up the draft law on modifying and adding the normative acts concerning the Criminal Codes, already forwarded to the Superior Council of Magistrates (CSM), as it w...

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Minister of Justice: Bill amending Criminal codes put up for public debate

2017-02-06 13:52:25
Minister of Justice Florin Iordache announced that the bill amending the Criminal codes will be put up for debate on Monday for a 30-day period, and that it will also include the articles that h...

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Dragnea: Nobody in Romania stands to gain from protest escalation

2017-02-06 11:16:53
Calm and stability are what is most important to Romania, leader of the Social Democratic Party Liviu Dragnea said on Sunday night, adding that nobody in the country stands to gain from the esca...

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President Iohannis wants to address Parliament on 7 February

2017-02-03 11:57:12
President Klaus Iohannis sent a letter to the Heads of the two Chambers of the Legislature, in which he reveals that he wants to address Parliament on 7 February, in respect to the amendments ma...

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European Commission: The fight against corruption in Romania needs to be advanced, not undone

2017-02-01 13:44:28
A joint statement of president Juncker and first vice-president Timmermans from the European Commission, on the fight against corruption in Romania, shows that "the fight against corruption need...

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Iohannis: Justice independence seriously breached; we must take attitude; first step - CCR notification

2017-02-01 13:19:22
Justice independence has been seriously breached by the Government by adopting the Government Emergency Ordinance (GEO) for the modification of the criminal codes, President Klaus Iohannis said,...

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Iohannis: I request Government to abandon demarches on pardon and amendment of Criminal Codes

2017-01-30 15:17:07
President Klaus Iohannis requests the Government to "abandon" the demarches regarding pardon and the amendment of the Criminal Code, Criminal Procedure Code, underlining that "the people's voice...

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Justice minister: GEO drafts on criminal legislation will be in accordance with observations and consultation

2017-01-30 13:27:41
The draft emergency ordinances regarding pardon and the amendments of the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code will be in accordance with the observations and the public consultations, ...

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PM Grindeanu: We support our views on 2017 budget

2017-01-30 09:40:23
The Government will support its views in respect to the 2017 budget draft in the Supreme Council for National Defence (CSAT) meeting on Tuesday, Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said, according to...

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Iohannis: Budget approach lacks needed responsibility in security context

2017-01-27 10:32:24
President Klaus Iohannis sent a letter to Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu drawing the attention that the approach on the budget construction doesn't prove the responsibility that the political an...

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Ciolos: Progress in anti-corruption fight can no longer be wiped off through ordinances dedicated to politicians

2017-01-26 14:40:16
The progress made in the fight against corruption can no longer be wiped out surreptitiously through emergency ordinances "dedicated to a handful of politicians," former Prime Minister Dacian Ci...

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Kovesi on draft amendment of Criminal Code: Guised decriminalization of abuse of office

2017-01-25 13:26:52
Chief Prosecutor of the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA) Laura Codruta Kovesi said on Wednesday that the draft emergency ordinance amending the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure...

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Dragnea (PSD): Pressure for myself to be framed up

2017-01-25 13:03:37
"Various guys" are pressured to write denunciations with no real foundation against me, Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea said on Tuesday night, adding that next week he will ma...

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Iohannis: Enough arguments for Government to withdraw pardon and criminal codes amendment drafts

2017-01-20 14:32:15
President Klaus Iohannis maintains that there are enough arguments to determine the Government to withdraw the drafts referring to pardon and the amendment of the criminal codes, mentioning that...

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EU disaster response mechanism found effective and well-coordinated

2017-01-19 10:39:03
The European Court of Auditors released a report on the EU Civil protection mechanism - managed by the European Commission - pointing to its successful deployment in response to recent natural d...

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OUG draft: Full pardon for sentences up to five years of prison

2017-01-18 16:06:22
The emergency ordinance (OUG) draft on pardoning some sentences, which the Ministry of Justice released for public debate on Wednesday, stipulates that the sentences up to five years of prison i...

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President Iohannis: Romania's foreign and security policy will remain on same essential coordinates

2017-01-18 13:26:22
Romania's foreign and security policy will remain on the same essential coordinates as until now, in the context in which our country must keep its regional position of stability and predictabil...

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Iohannis at Government meeting: I discussed with the PM; I am pleased with how you do your job

2017-01-18 11:34:56
President Klaus Iohannis said on Wednesday he had, before the Government meeting, a "very applied" discussion with Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu, and the head of state told the Government membe...

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Antonio Tajani elected new president of the European Parliament

2017-01-18 11:00:45
Antonio Tajani (Italy) won Parliament's presidential election with 351 votes in a final face-off with Gianni Pittella (Italy), who secured 282 votes.

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Intelligence Service's heads to be heard on 25 January by Parliamentary Oversight Committee in Coldea case

2017-01-17 16:43:24
The Parliamentary Oversight Committee regarding the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) activity will hear the SRI heads in the January 25 session in relation to Florian Coldea's case and the bu...

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JusMin: I will have a talk with PM on the amnesty and pardon law

2017-01-17 12:03:57
Justice Minister Florin Iordache says he will have a talk with Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu on the amnesty and pardon law, according to Agerpres.

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Presidency: Romania to be represented by its ambassador in Washington at Donald Trump's investiture ceremony

2017-01-17 10:27:52
Romania will be represented at the inauguration ceremony of the United States of America's President-elect Donald Trump by the country's ambassador in Washington, since no foreign delegation is ...

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ForMin Melescanu to participate in Foreign Affairs Council meeting

2017-01-16 10:27:11
Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu will participate on Monday, January 16, together with the counterparts of the European Union member states, in the monthly meeting of the Foreign Affair...

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PM Grindeanu: Budget law will be sent to Parliament around 25 January

2017-01-13 10:15:10
The budget law will be sent to Parliament around 25 January, Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu announced, according to Agerpres.

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JusMin Iordache: Romania presents all conditions for CVM to be lifted

2017-01-12 13:08:41
Romania presents all conditions so that this year the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) be lifted, said, on Thursday, Justice Minister Florin Iordache, according to Agerpres.

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Republican John Boehner: Romania has exemplary conduct as NATO member and US ally

2017-01-12 11:23:05
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner, has hailed on Wednesday the exemplary conduct of Romania as a NATO member, US ally and partner during a meeting with Romania's Ambas...

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PM Grindeanu: We are approaching budget construction responsibly, keeping within the 3 percent of the GDP deficit limit

2017-01-12 10:27:29
The 2017 budget construction is approached with "maximum responsibility," the main goal being that of implementing the measures assumed in the governance programme, in the conditions of keeping ...

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Dragnea, about relationship with Iohannis: I am not at war but pressure is high

2017-01-11 15:24:26
The leader of the Social Democrat Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea, states that he is not at war with anyone, let alone the head of the state but maintains that he is feeling great pressure and perman...

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President Iohannis invites PM Grindeanu to Cotroceni Palace for talks on budget

2017-01-10 10:15:11
President Klaus Iohannis will meet on Wednesday with Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu to discuss the Government's plans in respect to the state budget, according to Agerpres.

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Former PM Ciolos to Dragnea: Country's budget not a bottomless pit

2017-01-09 16:02:07
Former Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos replied to leader of the Social-Democrats, Liviu Dragnea, that the country's budget "is not a bottomless pit" and "cannot be administered to the likeness of R...

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Dragnea (PSD): Highly possible we initiate inquiry commission; 2017 budget has 10 billion RON gap

2017-01-09 10:52:23
The chairman of the Social Democrat Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea, has stated, on Sunday, that he will consult with the Social-Democrats to decide the possible initiation of a parliament inquiry co...

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