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September 19, 2023
How The Ukraine War Hit The Economy Of Romania's Eastern Borderlands
This quiet corner of Romania has seen activity diminish further recently due to repeated Russian kamikaze drone strikes targeting Ukrainian ports across the river, and apparently sometimes slamming into Romanian territory.
September 17, 2023
The Romanian Ghost Village Where Air-Raid Shelters Are Being Built After Russian Strikes On Ukraine
The Romanian Defense Ministry has installed air-raid shelters in Plauru after repeated Russian attacks on Ukrainian sites across the river and multiple discoveries this month of drone fragments on the Romanian side.
September 16, 2023
Romanian Farmers Ask Government To Continue Ban On Ukrainian Grain Products
A farmers' association in Romania has asked the government to continue a ban on Ukrainian grain and related products following a decision by the European Commission to lift restrictions, a move that would mirror actions announced by Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary.
September 15, 2023
EU Lets Ukrainian Grain Ban Expire, Even As Countries Threaten To Pass Their Own
The European Union on September 15 decided not to renew a ban on Ukrainian food heading to nearby countries that have complained that an influx of agricultural products from the war-torn nation has hurt their farmers.
September 15, 2023
EU Hails End Of Monitoring Mechanism for Romania, Bulgaria
The European Commission formally closed the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) for Bulgaria and Romania, introduced in 2007 to monitor the two EU members states' progress on judicial reforms and fighting corruption.
September 13, 2023
Bulgaria Signals Possible Track To Lift Ban On Ukrainian Grain Import
The Bulgarian government on September 13 said it favors lifting the ban on Ukrainian grain imports in return for additional compensation for its farmers, but Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia insist that the current ban be extended by the European Commission and threatened to unilaterally take action if their demands are not met.
The Teenage Sons Of Kremlin-Backed Chechen Leader Ramzan Kadyrov Are In The Spotlight. Why?2
Top Russian Officer Among Troops Killed During Azerbaijan's Attack On Nagorno-Karabakh3
'Chaos, Screams, And Explosions': Ukrainian Forces Make Modest But Important Gains In Grueling Counteroffensive4
Ukrainian Crews Put Hundreds Of Captured Russian Tanks Into Action5
Karabakh Separatists Say They Are Implementing Withdrawal Deal As Aid Arrives Through Lachin6
U.S. Condemns Attack In Kosovo's North As Country Observes Day Of Mourning7
Slovakia, Ukraine Agree Grain Trade System To Replace Ban8
Ukrainian Military Claims Russian Navy Commanders Killed In Sevastopol Attack9
Heavy Metal: The Radioactive Ammunition Headed For Ukraine10
Russian-Installed Leader Of Crimea Denies Strikes Hit Power Plants