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Romania government feels heat after record demonstrations

BUCHAREST: Romanian protesters on Monday (Feb 6) demanded their government quit, stepping up pressure after a week of demonstrations unparalleled in ferocity in the three decades since the end of communism. The seventh straight evening of protest came even after the left-wing government scrapped the measure that started it all: an emergency decree weakening anti-corruption… Read More »

Albania, Romania, face UEFA charges for crowd trouble at Euro 2016

PARIS: European soccer’s governing body has opened disciplinary proceedings against Albania and Romania after their fans caused trouble in their Group A game at Euro 2016 on Sunday. UEFA said in a statement on Monday that both federations were facing charges for “setting off fireworks” and the “throwing of objects” at Lyon’s Parc OL. Albania… Read More »