Joint Statement of President Juncker and First Vice-President Timmermans on the fight against corruption in Romania

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Series Details STATEMENT/17/195 (01.02.17)
Publication Date 01/02/2017
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On 1 Febuary 2017, President Juncker and Vice-President Timmermans expressed concern regarding the latest developments in Romania which may damage the fight against corruption. The remarks followed the release of a report published on 25 January, which noted that despite some improvements Romania needed greater transparency in publishing information about combatting corruption.

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