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The Nurse Nasya Nenova Wins Case Against her Torturers to Libya

Twelve years after the so-called HIV trial in Libya, nurse Nasya Nenova won a case against 9 Libyan investigating officers, NOVA said.
The General Secretariat of the Jamaican Ministry of Libya must give 500 000 leva compensation to Nasya Nenova and 26 617 leva additional property compensation.

National Strategy for Romania's Durable Development 2030, launched

The Department for Durable Development within the Romanian Government's General Secretariat (SGG) launched on Monday the National Strategy for Romania's Durable Development 2030 which provides for, among other things, the setting up of an inter-departmental committee in the filed led by the prime minister.

PM Dancila: We will convince EC president, College of Commissioners Romania is ready to take over EU Council Presidency

Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Tuesday that Romania is ready to take over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) and that she will convince European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker and the members of the College of Commissioners of this.

Dodik's Luxury Limo Stands Out in Bosnian Election

Among the many politicians driving around Bosnia in the campaign for the general elections on October 7, Milorad Dodik, Bosnian Serb president and candidate for the Serbian seat on Bosnia's state presidency is riding the costliest limo of all, according to a BIRN database of cars in government ownership.

Minister-delegate Negrescu: Romania, ready to host informal European summit

Romania is ready to host an informal summit of heads of state or government of the European Union on May 9, 2019, and "the Romanian government is making the necessary efforts to make the event a success," Romania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) said Thursday in a press statement.

Minister-delegate Negrescu: Romania successfully conducting EU Council's shadow presidency

Romania is successfully conducting the Council of the European Union's shadow presidency, according to Romania's Minister-delegate for European Affairs Victor Negrescu, who at a weekly meeting of the Coordination Council of the National European Affairs Management System on Wednesday reviewed the latest developments in the process of preparing Romania for holding the EU Council

EC decision to refer Romania to court for not implementing anti-money laundering rules, standard procedure (officials)

The European Commission's decision to refer Romania, alongside Greece and Ireland, to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) for failing to implement the 4th Anti-Money Laundering Directive into their national law is "standard procedure in cases where a member state does not notify the European institution in due time of the national piece of legislation transposing the Europ

Tanzania and Ethiopia silent on Curuvija murder suspect

Investigative website Insajder is reporting, citing other media, that Kurak had been living and working for years in Tanzania.

The Interior Ministry (MUP) told Insajder that they sent a request to locate and arrest Kurak to the General Secretariat of Interpol, as well as their offices in Tanzania and Ethiopia.

Joint Actions are Key to Preventing and Reducing the Risk of Disasters

The 40th meeting of the Directors-General for Civil Protection of the EU, of the European Economic Area and of the Candidate Countries was held on 31 May and 1 June in Sofia. Representatives of the European Commission and the General Secretariat of the Council of the EU also took part in the meeting.