Wednesday, 26 June , 2019

Romania

World Bank and IMF support to dictatorships

by Eric Toussaint 6 May 2019 In 2019, the World Bank (WB) and the IMF will be 75 years old. These two international financial institutions (IFI),...

Why does Romania want to bring back its foreign gold?

Romania’s parliament has approved legislation to repatriate the country’s foreign gold reserves. The new law requires the return of 91.5% of Romania’s gold held overseas —...

Romanian PM tells AIPAC that Bucharest will move embassy to Jerusalem

March 24, 2019 Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă announces at the AIPAC policy conference in Washington that her country will be moving its embassy to...

Are Trump and Putin Opening Pandora’s Box?

"Modern nuclear-armed cruise missiles will be far more fearsome than those that were banned when the INF Treaty was signed in 1987" Βυ Theodore Postol Sun,...

Parliament vote condemns police brutality against peaceful protesters

The European Parliament has condemned the excessive force and violence* used by police forces on peaceful protesters across Europe in recent times which have...

Trump brings closer Nuclear Armageddon

World’s Most Dangerous Nuclear Weapon Rolls Off Assembly Line By James Carroll February 12, 2019 Last month, the National Nuclear Security Administration (formerly the Atomic Energy Commission) announced...

Russia suspends INF Treaty in ‘mirror response’ to US halting the...

3 Feb, 2019 President Vladimir Putin says Moscow is halting its participation in the Cold War-era INF nuclear agreement after Washington’s decision to suspend it....

Poking the Russian Bear With the NATO Umbrella

Our Western European partners thought it was a bad idea then, and do now. Why aren't we listening? By Ted Galen Carpenter October 23, 2018 Some terrible...

Electoral Geographies in Post-Communist Rural Romania: Neoliberalism & Economic Austerity, Electoral...

Été 2018 Dr. Aurelian Giugăl, University of Bucharest The list of acronyms  Left-wing spectrum: 1996: Social Democracy Party of Romania – PDSR; 2000: Social Democratic Pole...

Lithuania and Romania ‘allowed CIA secret prisons’ on their territory

By Chris Harris 31/5/2018 Lithuania and Romania violated the European ban on torture by allowing the CIA to operate secret prisons on their territory, ruled...