Romania`s former prime minister Adrian Nastase, sentenced to four-and-a-half years in jail for his role in two corruption cases, was released from prison on Thursday.
Romania`s Senate Thursday approved the draft law to ratify the European Union (EU) association agreements with Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia.
The Deputies` Chamber, the lower house of parliament, adopted the draft laws for the ratification Wednesday.
A court Friday rejected an appeal of the Romanian president`s younger brother, following which he will have to remain in custody for a month.
Police have arrested the brother of the Romanian president on suspicion of taking a bribe and using the president`s name to promise he could get a prison sentence reduced.
Tougher sanctions must be imposed on Russia if it undermines crucial presidential elections in Ukraine on Sunday, US Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday in Bucharest.
The president of the International Criminal Court said on Thursday it has never targeted any African country, calling such criticism "regrettable".
A Turkish plane had to make an emergency landing near Romania`s capital city of Bucharest, following a conflict among passengers on board.
A plane belonging to Romanian national air carrier has been struck by lightning as it landed in Istanbul. Nobody was injured.
Officials say 52 people were injured when a tram smashed into two stationary carriages in Bucharest during rush hour.
Romanian lawmakers have approved a new left-leaning Cabinet that is expected to continue a slate of economic reforms.
The Romanian Prime Minister says he and his government will resign immediately to protect the stability of the country.
The existence of a CIA prison in Romania has been widely reported, but its location has never been made public.
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