Bucharest: a flash mob with a difference

Bucharest: a flash mob with a difference
By Euronews
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button
Copy/paste the article video embed link below:Copy to clipboardCopied

The 'Silenced Romania' rally attracts hundreds of blindfolded and gagged protesters.

ADVERTISEMENT

Hundreds of people in Bucharest have taken part in a flash mob with a difference. Instead of the usual organised dance, the entire group stood still and silent on a rainy winter’s day for up to 30 minutes.

The ‘Silenced Romania’ demonstration in front of the government headquarters has become a near- weekly event. Many people wear blindfolds or gags to rally against proposed judicial changes they say put the justice system under political control.

The senate is expected to approve the bills within days.

Share this articleComments

You might also like

Romanian truckers and farmers continue to protest after talks with the government fail

Truckers block roads for a third day across Romania over high prices

Romanian authorities search for missing persons as guesthouse fire death toll rises