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  • Scuffles in Romania at blessing of Orthodox cathedral

    Tens of thousands of Romanians have braved hours of cold weather for the blessing of a grandiose Orthodox cathedral consecrated to mark 100 years since modern-day Romania was created in the aftermath of World War I.

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  • Ecumenical Patriarch in Romania for dedication of cathedral

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople has arrived in Bucharest for the dedication of a cathedral to mark 100 years since modern-day Romania was created in the aftermath of World War I.…

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  • Ecumenical Patriarch in Romania for dedication of cathedral

    Ecumenical Patriarch in Romania for dedication of cathedral marking 100 years of modern nation

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  • Ecumenical Patriarch in Romania for dedication of cathedral

    The Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople has arrived in Bucharest for the dedication of a cathedral to mark 100 years since modern-day Romania was created in the aftermath of World War … Click to Continue

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  • Pranksters plant 'stolen Picasso’ in Romania

    Dutch writer who thought she’d found missing painting says she was victim of hoax A Dutch writer who thought she had found a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen in an six years ago has said she was the victim of a publicity stunt, media reported. Picasso’s Harlequin Head was one of seven celebrated paintings snatched from the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam in 2012 during a daring robbery local media dubbed “the theft of the century”. Continue reading...

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  • Pew: Romania Is Now Most Religious Country in Europe

    Europe is renowned for the abandonment of its Christian heritage but within the continent there is a wide diversity of religious practice, the Pew Research Center revealed Wednesday.

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  • A guide to the Socialist Modernist Architecture of Romania and Moldova

    The BACU Association -- the folks behind the incredible brutalist Socialist Modernism Tumblr -- have announced a limited run, 800-copy book collecting photos and details on 242 Socialist Modernist "objects" in Romania and the Republic of Moldova. The book is in Romanian and English, and costs €64.30 with worldwide shipping (slightly cheaper in the EU). I've ordered a copy! As a result of B.A.C.U. Association’s efforts to publish the Socialist Modernist research, we are happy to announce...

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  • Romania defers extradition ruling of Turkish journalist

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian court has postponed ruling on an extradition request for a Turkish journalist accused by Turkey of terrorism. The Court of Appeal said Thursday it would defer judgment to Dec.…

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  • Romania defers extradition ruling of Turkish journalist

    A Romanian court has postponed ruling on an extradition request for a Turkish journalist accused by Turkey of terrorism. The Court of Appeal said Thursday it would defer judgment to … Click to Continue

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  • Romania, acting on warrant, detains Turkish journalist

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Turkish journalist suspected of links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016, was temporarily detained Wednesday in Romania, authorities said. Bucharest…

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  • Romania, acting on warrant, detains Turkish journalist

    A Turkish journalist suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016 was detained Wednesday in Romania, authorities said.

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  • Romania detains Turkish journalist on Turkey's request

    A Turkish journalist suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016 was detained Wednesday in Romania, authorities said.

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  • Romania, acting on warrant, detains Turkish journalist

    Romanian authorities have detained a Turkish journalist suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed for orchestrating a failed 2016 coup in Turkey

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  • Romania, acting on warrant, detains Turkish journalist

    Romanian authorities have detained a Turkish journalist suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016. Bucharest prosecutor Viviana … Click to Continue

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  • Romania shuts hospital after babies diagnosed with superbug

    Romanian health authorities have temporarily closed a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there recently were diagnosed with a drug-resistant bug. The Health Ministry said the Giulesti Maternity Hospital in Bucharest would stop admissions starting Friday after the...

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  • Romania shuts hospital after babies diagnosed with superbug

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian health authorities have temporarily closed a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there recently were diagnosed with a drug-resistant bug. The Health Ministry said the Giulesti Maternity…

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  • Romania shuts hospital after babies diagnosed with superbug

    Romanian health authorities on Friday temporarily closed a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there recently were diagnosed with a drug-resistant superbug.

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  • Romania shuts hospital after babies diagnosed with superbug

    Romanian health authorities temporarily close a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there were diagnosed with a drug-resistant bug

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  • Romania: thousands attend blessing of controversial cathedral

    The Orthodox cathedral will be the tallest in the world, but the cost has been criticised Tens of thousands of worshippers attended the inauguration on Sunday of a giant new Orthodox cathedral in Bucharest, amid criticism that public funding for the project could be better used to pay for hospitals and schools in one of the EU’s poorest countries. Construction of the Romanian People’s Salvation Cathedral began in 2010 and is scheduled to be completed in 2024. Continue reading...

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  • Stolen Picasso ‘found’ in Romania may be hoax

    AMSTERDAM – A painting that Romanian prosecutors said on Sunday might be a work by Pablo Picasso stolen in 2012 is more likely a forgery created as a publicity stunt, Dutch media reported. State broadcaster NOS cited author Frank Westerman, who helped locate the painting in Romania’s Tulcea county after an anonymous tip, turning it...

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  • Romania: Candidate disqualified as anti-graft prosecutor

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Romania's president says he won't appoint a regional prosecutor to the post of chief anti-corruption prosecutor because legal issues disqualify her for the job. After a background check, President Klaus Iohannis on Wednesday rejected the nomination of Adina Florea, the government's choice to head the National ...

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  • Romania agrees to support EU migration reforms

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - A top European Union official says Romania's government has agreed to back EU reforms to overhaul the bloc's migration system. European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said Wednesday that Romanian Premier Viorica Dancila had promised to support seven proposals on migration that would reform the Dublin Regulation, ...

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  • Romania agrees to support EU migration reforms

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A top European Union official says Romania’s government has agreed to back EU reforms to overhaul the bloc’s migration system. European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said Wednesday that Romanian Premier Viorica…

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  • Romania: Candidate disqualified as anti-graft prosecutor

    Romania’s president has blocked the appointment of a regional prosecutor to the post of chief anti-corruption prosecutor because of legal concerns

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