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A bloody phantasm

May 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Among other roles, the cinematography played that of history teacher. Events and phenomena of the past, otherwise largely ignored, let thus reached the conscience of a sometimes...

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Agreement for the delivery of agri-food products to Arab countries

Agreement for the delivery of agri-food products to Arab countries

May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Romania has signed an agreement for the delivery of agri-food products to Arab countries that provides for the setup of a collection centre in Constanta and another one in...

Politics»

‘The First Step’: President Iohannis launches  his second book at Bookfest

‘The First Step’: President Iohannis launches his second book at Bookfest

May 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis’s second book “The First Step’ (in Romanian ‘ Primul pas’, published by Curtea Veche Publishing  House was launched on Saturday...

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Klaus Iohannis: Heroes’ unconditional service to their country is a model worth following

Klaus Iohannis: Heroes’ unconditional service to their country is a model worth following

May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis attended on Thursday the Heroes’ Day commemoration ceremony in the Carol Park, where he laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. In...

World»

EU-GCC Ministerial Council: Romania’s Foreign Minister meets UAE, Oman counterparts, discuss ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation

EU-GCC Ministerial Council: Romania’s Foreign Minister meets UAE, Oman counterparts, discuss ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation

May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Foreign Affairs Minister Bogdan Aurescu met United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar Muhammad Gargash on the sides of the EU – Gulf Cooperation...

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