The presidents of Hungary, Austria, Romania and Bulgaria have urged Azerbaijan to support the proposed Nabucco West natural gas pipeline over a rival project.
Romanian President Traian Basescu said if horse meat passed off as beef is found to have come from his country it could provoke trade embargoes.
UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.
Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta's center-left alliance claimed victory during the weekend's parliamentary elections.
Romanian lawmakers are called to respect a decision by a constitutional court to reinstate the country's president, the British government said.
The European Union this week urged feuding Romanian political factions to comply with a court decision to reinstate embattled President Traian Basescu to office.
The Constitutional Court in Romania reinstated ousted President Traian Basescu, ruling against an opposition referendum to oust him.
Romania views the Nabucco gas pipeline a priority but hasn't taken a formal stance against the alternate South Stream project, the country's president said.
Low voter turnout invalidated the vote on whether Romanian President Traian Basescu should be impeached.
Romanians were voting Sunday on whether President Traian Basescu should be impeached for undermining the constitution.