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Director of Northwestern's Romania Semester publishes article, book chapter

2017-07-14 09:55:00
Dr. Dana Bates, director of Northwestern College’s Romania Semester, recently had two pieces, which focus on the subjects of service learning and youth mission, published. Bates is also the executive director and co-founder of the New Horizons Foundation ...

U.S. kicks off ‘analog’ combat drills in Romania as part of Getica Saber ’17

2017-07-14 09:19:00
U.S. European Command commenced this year’s Getica Saber exercises in Romania on Monday with artillery and mortar fire. The exercises anticipated to continue through Saturday will see U.S. and Romanian forces working to “integrate and “synchronize ...

Festival in Romania: Electric Castle participants can contribute to Banffy Castle’s restoration

2017-07-14 07:56:00
The beautiful and old Banffy Castle in the village of Bontida, in Cluj county, is hosting one of the largest music festivals in Romania these days – Electric Castle (July 12-16). The event is gathering a very large crowd of music fans every year, and ...

Milan to face Romania's Craiova on European return

2017-07-14 07:46:00
NYON, Switzerland, July 14 (Reuters) - Seven-times European champions Milan will make their continental return away to Universitatea Craiova in the Europa League qualifiers, following the draw made by UEFA on Friday. Milan, absent from European club ...

AC Milan ends 3-year European absence with trip to Romania

2017-07-14 06:29:00
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — AC Milan will end a three-year absence from UEFA competitions playing in Romania against CSU Craiova in the Europa League third qualifying round. Milan was drawn away for the first leg on July 27. The return match at San Siro is ...

Projectile shot during military drill in Romania lands near house

2017-07-14 06:04:00
An incident occurred on Thursday, July 13, during the military drill performed within the Saber Guardian multinational exercise organized at the Cincu training area in central Romania. An ammunition fragment landed in the garden of a house located some 300 ...

EC urges Romania to create charging stations for electric cars

2017-07-14 02:33:00
The European Commission urged yesterday seven member states, including Romania, to modify their national policy framework based on EU rules in order to install infrastructure for alternative fuels. The other countries include Greece, Ireland, Malta ...

Romania to purchase Patriot air defence systems in $3.9 billion deal

2017-07-14 01:55:00
Romania is to buy Patriot air defence systems, related support and equipment from the United States. According to the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency: “The Government of Romania has requested the possible sale of seven (7) Patriot Configuration-3 ...

Romania hits Canadian firm with $9m 'retaliatory' tax bill over gold mine

2017-07-14 01:50:00
Romania has served a Canadian mining company with a $8.6m back taxes bill days after the company filed a $4.4bn compensation claim over a stalled project in the country. Gabriel Resources tried for more than 18 years to get necessary permits for an ...