Romania

16 October 2018
Romanian Prosecutors Baffled by Government Restrictions

Many younger prosecutors face being thrown off of major corruption cases.

 
1 October 2018
How to Save Liberal Europe Premium

There are a lot of good ideas floating around, but how to find the politicians to turn them into real-life policies?

By Martin Ehl
 
24 September 2018
Despite Scandals, Romanian Social Democrats Stick By Party Leader Premium

Dragnea gets upper hand over faction asking him to step down, says amnesty is needed ‘after such a dark period.’

 
24 September 2018
Once More Into the Breach

The return of Radio Free Europe to Romania and Bulgaria is as clear a sign as any that the media situation hasn’t developed as many hoped.

By Peter Gross
 
10 September 2018
East Europe Measles Outbreak Rolls Into Third Year Premium

Child vaccination rates have fallen dramatically in Ukraine, where 30,000 people have come down with measles this year.

 
29 August 2018
Letter From Trump’s Lawyer Criticizing Anti-Corruption Drive Ignites Spat in Romania Premium

In a letter addressed to the Romanian president, Rudolph Giuliani suggests amnesty for the ‘many innocent people’ convicted through ‘excesses’ made in the name of ‘law enforcement.’

 
13 August 2018
Romanians Debate if Police Used Excessive Force to Disperse Protest Premium

Around 450 people were injured in clashes with gendarmes, as country’s president condemning the response of the riot police as “strongly disproportionate.”

 
7 August 2018
In the Eye of the Romanian Storm Premium

The country is experiencing a palpable sense of change, and there is a general trepidation that it could be for the worse.

By Martin Ehl
 
11 July 2018
Don’t Shoot the Messenger Premium

The arrest of a German journalist in Romania in connection to his work is a bellwether of the harassment whistleblowers face in Central and Eastern Europe.

By Peter Gross
 
9 July 2018
Romanian President Dismisses Anti-Corruption Prosecutor Premium

President Iohannis caves in, but he and others say they are convinced that the fight against graft will nonetheless continue.

 

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