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Anticorruption demonstration inspired by Romania protests, organized in Paris this Sunday

More than 6,000 people are expected to attend an anticorruption demonstration that will be organized in Paris this Sunday, the same day when yet …

“We don’t BeLiviu”: how Romania is rising against corruption

Night after night, activists gather in Victory Square to demand the resignation of the government.<p>For much of the year, the large tarmac square in …

Romania's parliament backs move to bin anti-corruption law

Romania’s parliament has endorsed a government order to scrap a decree that would have diluted the controversial anti-corruption drive that sparked mass protests and criticism at home and abroad.<p>The Chamber of Deputies voted overwhelmingly with three abstentions to back the move.<p>Although the prime …

EU welcomes Romania's repeal of graft decree, offers help for jails | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission welcomed on Thursday as a “very good step” the decision of the Romanian government to repeal a decree that would have decriminalised graft, and offered Bucharest assistance and funds to improve the country’s prisons.<p>Protesters display the Romanian …

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Romanian prime minister praises protests against him

Romanian Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu says he’s happy to see citizens involved in politics — even when that means hundreds of thousands of them …

Romania: The second fall of Ceausescu

The 2017 protests in Romania mirror the 1989 ones. They both brought down a corrupt kleptocratic order.<p>December 21, 1989, University Square, Bucharest, Romania, in the dead of night. About 5,000 protesters were there, mostly young people. For years, Romanians lived in fear of the cold, of …

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ROMANIA is proTESTING. The unseen story behind the largest protests over the past 25 years

<b>Two weeks ago, an emergency decree that would have decriminalized several graft offences enraged people, who took to the streets. Thousands of</b> …

Un protest anti-coruptie de amploare al francezilor este anuntat duminica in centrul Parisului: Romania ofera un exemplu in acest moment

<b>Un protest anti-coruptie de amploare al francezilor este anuntat pentru duminica, in Place de la Republique din centrul Parisului. Potrivit paginii</b> …

Vor încerca din nou

<i>Foto: Facebook PSD</i><p><i>Da, ne-ați prins noaptea ca hoții, dar n-am greșit că am încercat să dăm o spargere de țară, am greșit că ne-ați prins.</i> Aceasta …

Corruption can destabilize democracy, even in EU countries: view

<b>By Panos Kakaviatos, a Council of Europe spokesman</b><p>Corruption in government – from conflict of interest and trading in influence, to graft and bribes – is nothing new. But measures taken to effectively fight it are.<p>We published a report this month, for example, which pointed out that in spite of the …

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OBSERVAȚII : Calculul se bazează pe un salariu full-time și nu ia în considerare deducerea personală.<br>Fondul de risc și accidente este calculat la …

Young Romanians Take On Corruption

Romania finds itself gripped by the largest protests since 1989 as the country rallies against corruption. The pro-EU demonstrators are young, …

Europe

Icelanders To Hold Solidarity Protest With Romanians Today

Published February 13, 2017<p>A snap protest will be held in front of the Icelandic parliament today in solidarity with the thousands of Romanians who …

Inside Romania’s Huge Protests Against a ‘Get Out of Jail Free’ Decree

Corruption is the spark that ignited the demonstrations that now aim to bring down Romania’s government. But there’s more to it than that.<p>BUCHAREST, …

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Romania protests enter 13th day with calls for government of 'thieves' to resign

Tens of thousands gathered in Bucharest to call for the government to stand down, despite resignation of justice minister<p>Tens of thousands of Romanians have braved the cold and returned to the streets in protest, calling on the government to resign as they accused it of attempting to water down …

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Protesters Create Giant Romanian Flag

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English version // Deutsche Version00:23Vreo 50 de jandarmi aleargă pe Calea Victoriei. Sunt în formație de șase și scuturile lor de plastic, …

Brexit can wait. Europe’s pressing worry is its fracturing eastern democracies

Voters in Romania, Hungary and Poland are tempted by those who offer deceptively easy solutions<p>On 31 January, during an evening session that was suspiciously secretive, the Romanian government adopted two ordinances changing the country’s penal code. The measures were immediately seen by many as a …

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Romania: rival protests continue amid decree fallout

Tensions continue to boil in Romania, with the country’s political system in deadlock.<p>Rival demonstrators – both for and against the government – have been out in force to demand change.<p>This after a controversial decree on corruption, which sparked international criticism.<p>The protests are the …

'We see you' - Romanian activists become potent political force | Reuters

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - On Feb. 1, hours after Romania’s government issued a decree seen as turning back the clock on the country’s fight against corruption, Florin Badita took unpaid leave from his job in the western city of Cluj and left for the capital Bucharest to help mobilize a response.<p>FILE …

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Antigovernment Protests Set To Continue In Romania After 11 Days Of Rallies

Mass anticorruption protests are expected to continue in Romania on February 11.<p>On February 10, tens of thousands took to the streets for the 11th …

‘We must fight on’ – Romania’s crusader against corruption will not back down

The woman leading the fight to clean up the government in Bucharest says she will continue to hold ministers to account<p>Among the thousands of placards on display over the last two weeks of mass anti-government protests in Romania – the largest the country has seen in a quarter of a century – are …

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Ipoteze juridice referitoare la OUG 13 şi OUG 14

<b>Dacă Parlamentul respinge OUG 14, Ordonanţa de modificare a codurilor penale intră în vigoare şi devine „legea mai favorabilă”. În acest caz, OUG 13</b> …

Laura Codruta Kovesi: Romania's controversial anti-corruption star

<b>Laura Codruta Kovesi has caused divisions in Romania.</b><p>Her supporters say she is a crusader against corruption, finally holding people once seen as untouchable to account. Critics, however, argue that the agency she leads has infringed on the civil liberties of citizens in a way not seen since …

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