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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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Message to U.S. citizens: Traffic Issues – His Holiness Pope Francis Visit (31 May, 2019)

This Friday, May 31, 2019, His Holiness Pope Francis will be visiting Bucharest.  Road closures and the large number of people who will be traveling to Bucharest are expected to cause major traffic delays. Areas that will be affected include (but not limited to) the Patriarchal Palace, the New Orthodox Cathedral of the Nation, the ...
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