Amid Europe's migrant tensions, kindness arises too

...twice forced out of their home in northern Romania, which was occupied by Soviet troops...Germany and Hungary before settling in Romania. Six years ago, Carstoiu moved to Milan...I want the migrants to feel at home in Romania, the way I feel at home in Italy...
Nation and World
European ministers agree to relocate 120,000 refugees

...eastern European countries - the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Hungary - voted against the plan, and it's unclear if...Minister Zoran Milanovic said. "Send them a bit to Hungary and Romania."Bad weather in Greece compounded the migrants' misery...
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EU sends $1B to agencies helping at refugee camps

...his way into the meeting.His remarks came after four eastern European nations - the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania - voted against a plan adopted Tuesday to relocate 120,000 asylum-seekers to other member states over the next two years...
Nation and World
Pink Martini to play in Juneau Sunday

...Lauderdale pulled the first iteration of Pink Martini together in Portland, Oregon, such cosmopolitan dreams were as distant as Romania's capital city. Though a classical pianist, Lauderdale was at that point more involved in politics than in the performing...
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Bickering in the Balkans: Officials clash over migrants fences between two European Union members, Hungary and Romania, is an unheard-of thing and has nothing to do with the European...Danica Kirka in Zagreb, Croatia, Alison Mutler in Bucharest, Romania, Alex Kuli in Budapest, Hungary, Vanessa Gera in Warsaw...
Nation and World
Hungarian police clash with migrants at Serbian border

...Croatia. A day earlier his government said it was also extending the fence along a stretch of its border with Romania. Both Croatia and Romania, like Hungary, are members of the EU, and the moves are straining ties with those allies and herald the...
Nation and World
Hungary declares emergency, seals border

...temporary border closure" - several miles along the border with Romania as well, something the Bucharest government said violated...Hungary; Geir Moulson in Berlin; Alison Mutler in Bucharest, Romania, and George Jahn in Vienna contributed to this report.
Nation and World
Juneau's Hannah Wolf awarded Fulbright Scholarship for theatre research in Romania

...start her Fulbright program after September and will stay in Romania until June 2014. She also plans to direct a Romanian play...National University of Theatre and Cinematography in Bucharest, Romania.The Fulbright will cover the entire cost of her trip, including...
Serena Williams beats Venus at US Open to extend Grand Slam bid

...said. "But I have nothing to lose."The quarterfinals on the other half of the draw are Wednesday: No. 2 Simona Halep of Romania vs. No. 20 Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, and No. 5 Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic vs. No. 26 Flavia Pennetta of...
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World Cup 3v3 soccer champions

...Republic of Ireland won the Seniors with a 5-1 effort over Romania.DEVELOPMENT DIVISIONChampions: SPAIN - Kai Ciambor, Rocco...Taylor Bentley, Karina Ireno, Alan Plosay and Tad Watson; ROMANIA - Nolan Campbell, Aidan Hopson, Breckon Lawlar and Joel Smith...


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