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Ukrainian crisis and the Ostpolitik – III

December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Regarding the Ostpolitik pursued since the late 1960s of the last century by German and its possible abandonment by Berlin following Russian aggressiveness in the Ukrainian...

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FIC – partner of dialogue with government authorities

FIC – partner of dialogue with government authorities

December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The round table with the press organized in Bucharest on December 17 by Foreign Investors Council’s (FIC) “Management of Public Institutions” taskforce has outlined...

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Basescu – Iohannis  meeting  on the transfer of power

Basescu – Iohannis meeting on the transfer of power

December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
President elect Klaus Iohannis met acting President Traian Basescu on Wednesday evening at the Presidential palace, in order to discuss “the institutional details of the...

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Heads fall after the Siutghiol helicopter crash: the prefect and the ISU manager of Constanta, sacked

Heads fall after the Siutghiol helicopter crash: the prefect and the ISU manager of Constanta, sacked

December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Radu Volcinschi, prefect of Constanta, was dismissed on Wednesday after the operations destined to rescue the team aboard the SMURD helicopter that crashed into Siutghiol...

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs : The U.S. Senate report on secret CIA jails contains no reference to Romania”

Ministry of Foreign Affairs : The U.S. Senate report on secret CIA jails contains no reference to Romania”

December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Regarding the U.S. Senate report that pointed to Romania as the site of a secret CIA jail and the accordingly allegations in the international media so far, the Romanian...

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Ukrainian crisis and the Ostpolitik – III

Regarding the Ostpolitik pursued since the late 1960s of the last century by German and its possible abandonment by Berlin following Russian aggressiveness in the Ukrainian crisis it has to be noted that the article extensively commented upon in the previous two analyses is not the only one discussing the topic that has been published [...]