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President Iohannis says he is not willing to compromise when talking about independence of justice, rule of law

President Klaus Iohannis stated on Tuesday that he cannot give up the independence of justice and the rule of law, arguing that he won't question these two aspects in a discussion with politicians who "want to question precisely these things."

USR's Barna: I call on MPs to send home this Gov't that is destroying Romania and PSD

Save Romania Union (USR) Chairman Dan Barna Monday called on the members of parliament to vote for the censure motion and send home this Gov't "that is destroying Romania and is also destroying PSD [Social Democratic Party, major at rule, ed.n.]."

USR's Barna: I told PM emergency ordinance to amend Criminal Codes would spark unprecedented social crisis

Save Romania Union (USR) President Dan Barna said on Friday he told Prime Minister Viorica Dancila at the meeting they had that issuing an emergency ordinance to amend the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Codes would spark in Romania an unprecedented social crisis that would completely overshadow the perspective of Romania's taking over the Presidency of the EU Council.

PM Dancila and Montenegro's Parliament President Ivan Brajovic discuss opportunities to develop bilateral cooperation

The analysis of opportunities for the development of the bilateral cooperation was one of the main topics discussed on Tuesday by Prime Minister Viorica Dancila with Montenegro's Parliament President Ivan Brajovic who is paying an official visit to Bucharest.

Romanian Academy: This year's National Day has particular significance, special emotional fabric

Romania's National Day this year has a particular significance and a special emotional fabric, the Greater Union's celebration being a good opportunity to remember the grandeur of that generation of statesmen and intellectuals who led the nation to the unification of all Romanians and showed an admirable cohesion for the public welfare, the Romanian Academy says in a message on

PNL asks PM to take action for compensations to swine fever-affected farmers to be included in EC budget proposal

Chairman of the National Liberal Party (PNL) Ludovic Orban on Monday addressed Prime Minister Viorica Dancila an open letter asking her to take speedy action for enough funds to be pinpointed in the European Commission's new proposal for the bloc's 2019 budget to support the farmers affected by the African swine fever.

Iohannis: EU is at a turning point, with the European agenda being marked by multiple challenges

The European Union is at a turning point, with the European agenda being marked by multiple challenges, according to a message sent by Romania's President Klaus Iohannis to the General Assembly of the European Center for Workers' Questions (EZA).

President Iohannis welcomes Germany's senior official Fabritius to discuss Romania-Germany bilateral relationship

The bilateral relationship between Romania and Germany, especially in regard to the German community in Romania and the Romanian community in Germany, as well as the European agenda in terms of Romania's preparations to assume the Presidency of the EU Council were discussed on Friday at a meeting of Romania's President Klaus Iohannis and the German senior federal official in cha