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Ambassador Hans Klemm at the Independence Day Celebration 2019

Mr. President, Madam Prime Minister, representatives of the Romanian Presidency, representatives of the Romanian Government, members of the Diplomatic Corps, Ladies and Gentlemen, Buna seara si bine ati venit! Mr. President, the U.S.-Romania Strategic Partnership is strong.  America recognizes Romania as a model NATO Ally that is meeting, or exceeding, its pledges to the Alliance ...
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Ambassador Hans Klemm at the Ovidius University of Constanta’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference

Mr. Rector, Mr. Vice-Rector, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, friends, Thank you very much for your invitation to be present here at the first such conference that seeks to bring together representatives of innovation centers from around the country to help create a unified association across Romania, and to eventually participate in a global effort ...
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2018 Report on International Religious Freedom

Romania Executive Summary The constitution prohibits restrictions on freedom of conscience and belief, as well as forcing an individual to espouse a religious belief contrary to the individual’s convictions. It stipulates all religions are independent from the state and have the freedom to organize “in accordance with their own statutes.” According to law, the state ...
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2019 Trafficking in Persons Report

Romania (Tier 2 Watch List) The Government of Romania does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so. These efforts include indicting more suspected traffickers and adopting a five-year national strategy and national action plan. However, the government did not demonstrate overall increasing efforts ...
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