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Chamber of Deputies Chairman Valeriu Zgonea welcomed United States Senators John McCain, Ron Johnson and Chris Murphy at the Parliament Palance on Sunday, a release informed AGERPRES.
During the talks with his American guests, Zgonea underlined the importance of the acceleration of the US visa waiver for Romanias.
The Union of Cattle Breeders called Friday a national protest on June 16 to express disgruntlement with institutional indifference to problems in the sector.
It announced the event after another organization representing stock breeders staged a 10-minute demonstration near the south-western town of Dupnitsa.
Over 600,000 visitors are expected to take part at the International Theatre Festival in Sibiu, FITS, one of the most important performing arts festival in Europe.
Some 350 events are scheduled to take place in Sibiu between June 6 and 15, gathering participants from 70 countries.
Executive chairman of the ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea considers that party leader Victor Ponta makes a "highly credible" and "strong" candidate for President of Romania.
Dragnea said on Thursday in Botosani (northeastern Romania) that PSD won't come up with a surprise candidate in the presidential elections due this autumn.