President Basescu on Friday signed a total of 26 decrees moving intelligence, defence and special telecommunications officers to the reserve force and terminating the employment of Interior Ministry heads, the most resounding name being Virgil Ardelean and Police Chief Quaestor Nicolae Chesnoiu. According to Mediafax, Ardelean also known by the nick-name of Vulpea (Fox), and the head of the Financial Directorate, Quaestor Nicolae Chesnoiu, submitted their retirement applications. Two other MAI chief-commissars were promoted to the rank of quaestors and ceased labour relations with the ministry. Two other quaestors also lost their positions on the same occasion. Four Special Telecommunications Service (STI) heads are also quitting service.