The frigate participated, starting on Oct. 27, in a NATO mission to monitor the naval traffic in the eastern Mediterranean, a mission that would end on Dec. 7.
13.6.2020 Following the Judiciary’s legal measure, Gholamreza Mansouri was arrested in Romania and was handed to Interpol, Esmaeili said.
28.10.2019 The whole text of the letter:
To President Klaus Iohannis of Romania and the Government of Romania,
We, civil society colleagues in Romania, across Europe, and beyond, were shocked and dismayed to learn of the killing of Liviu Pop, a Romanian forest ranger who was out investigating illegal logging in Maramures, Romania, when he was shot dead. His death comes shortly after that of Raducu Gorcioaia, another forest ranger who was murdered in the forest district of Pascani earlier this month. Both are part of a long series of violence against forest rangers and activists…
Romania, which is home to some of Europe’s last remaining virgin forests and diverse wildlife, is losing an estimated three to nine hectares of forest per hour due to illegal logging, Greenpeace studies have shown.
Romania’s Constitutional Court on Wednesday ruled against a parliament bill to set up a sovereign wealth fund, a key policy goal of the ruling Social Democrats that the party’s critics see as a potential avenue for corruption.
Romania, a NATO member since 2004, received its first six F-16 fighter jets from Portugal in 2016, as it phases out its communist-era MiGs.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said both countries had violated the European prohibition of torture.