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Romania should focus less on celebrating the jailing of Liviu Dragnea and more on reforming how political leaders are chosen, experts say.
Liviu Dragnea has been in the sights of anti-corruption campaigners for years in what his supporters claim are politically motivated proceedings. This week he finally ended up in prison.
Crowds shouted 'go to prison' as Romania's Liviu Dragnea was taken to jail for corruption.
Croatia’s biggest trial of the decade has just heard startling testimony from a Hungarian businessman, oil industry consultant Imre Fazakas. In yet another twist, his testimony, in my view, completely contradicts the case brought by Croatian government prosecutors.
Romanians voted in huge numbers on Sunday to deliver a blow to the ruling party by overwhelmingly rejecting measures seen as making it harder to tackle corruption.
The Bulgarian minister for agriculture is the latest high profile minister to resign amid an investigation into corruption
The 13th edition of Balkan Trafik has focused for the first time on the urban music of the region, bringing new voices on the stage of the European capital
Iohannis, who called the controversial referendum, has accused the PSD of a sustained "assault on justice" and trying to undermine the rule of law.
Romanian MPs have today approved criminal law changes that could shut down several ongoing high-level graft cases in what experts consider is one of the EU's most corrupt countries.
"This morning a dramatic accident took place: the president took the decision to shoot a bullet (in the head)," his lawyer, Erasmo Reyna, told journalists outside the hospital.
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It is the 9th protest of its kind since February.
“Justice is a matter of national interest, and citizens have the sovereign right to decide whether or not to let corruption become state policy,” he said .
It was a multi-pronged attack on Bucharest.
Anti-corruption lawyer Zuzana Caputova was propelled to power by revolt over the murder of a journalist.
Laura Codruta Kovesi claims Bucharest is trying to silence her for her anti-corruption work.
Slovakia has until the end of the year to submit a report regarding the implementation of anti-corruption measures, the Council of Europe's Group of States Against Corruption (GRECO) said on Tuesday.
Voters have had enough of the ruling Smer party and just last year there mass protests broke out after a journalist was assassinated.
"We want to make sure that the fight against corruption isn’t abandoned, that we continue this fight because it’s very important for the future of this country," said Timmermans.
Rival Tel Aviv protests over Bibi corruption charges
Netanyahu faces three possible charges on bribery, breaching trust and fraud. It could be his downfall.
Netanyahu has denied the allegations and denounced "an unprecedented witch hunt intended to topple the right-wing government."
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is facing possible impeachment proceedings following an expose linking him to a corruption scandal in 2015
The European Parliament has made a short list of candidates for the new position.
Romania's ex-anti-corruption chief Laura Kovesi is set for an interview to become the EU's new chief prosecutor. Here we explain the European Public Prosecutor’s Office, the new office she could be heading up.
Protesters gathered in front of Albania's parliament on Thursday as pressure increased on the government to step down