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Construction Starts on U.S. Base in Romania

(DEVESELU, Romania) — Construction has begun on a U.S. base in Romania that will form part of a ballistic missile defense system that has angered Russia. The...

Chevron Halts Shale Gas Search After Protests

(BUCHAREST, Romania) — Chevron says it has suspended searching for shale gas in northeast Romania following protests in the capital and the local area against...

Romania: Camp Commander Accused of 103 Deaths

(BUCHAREST, Romania) — A Romanian institute urged the general prosecutor on Wednesday to bring genocide charges against the Communist commander of a former...

Dracula’s Missile Defense 2.0

Only a day after our post on Romania's fledgling missile-defense system, the Pentagon has this to say about it, in its daily list of contract announcements: ...

Dracula’s Missile Defense

Things are beginning to move on the Pentagon’s plan to build a ground-based missile-defense system in Romania to protect U.S. allies in southern Europe – as well...

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Photo Essays

Inside a Romanian Drug House

Activists worry that the economic crisis will force needle exchanges to close and fuel an explosion of HIV in Romania Photographs by Cristian Movila for...

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