Romania - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

Romania

Latest Stories

romania_heatwave_45923.jpg

romania_heatwave_45923.jpg

A man jumps in a lake in Silistea Snagovului, Romania, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. A heatwave with temperatures of up to 42 Celsius (107.6 F) affected Romania over the past week and is expected to continue for the coming days in some parts of the country. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_dracula's_castle_56262.jpg

romania_dracula's_castle_56262.jpg

FILE - In this in this September 2002 file photo, a bear approaches a group of tourists gathered to watch it on the outskirts of Brasov, Romania. On Saturday, June 10, 2017 the website of a fortress connected to Vlad the Impaler announced that Romanian authorities closed the 13th Century fortress after a mother bear and her cubs were found roaming the area. Romania is home to between 5,000 and 6,000 brown bears. (AP Photo/Octavian Tibar, File)

romania_dracula's_castle_86328.jpg

romania_dracula's_castle_86328.jpg

FILE - In this in this Sept. 2002 file photo, a bear receives sweets from a shop owner on the outskirts of Brasov, Romania. On Saturday, June 10, 2017 the website of a fortress connected to Vlad the Impaler announced that Romanian authorities closed the 13th Century fortress after a mother bear and her cubs were found roaming the area. Romania is home to between 5,000 and 6,000 brown bears. (AP Photo/Octavian Tibar, File)

key_biscayne_tennis_55935.jpg

key_biscayne_tennis_55935.jpg

Johanna Konta, of Britain, waves after defeating Simona Halep, of Romania, 3-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2 during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

Romania_Protests_39884.jpg-c8e1e.jpg

Romania_Protests_39884.jpg-c8e1e.jpg

A man holds a cross that reads: "God is with us" during a protest in Bucharest, Romania, Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. The leader of Romania's ruling center-left coalition said Monday the government won't resign following the biggest demonstrations since the end of communism against a measure that would ease up on corruption. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_87241.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_87241.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a boy, his face painted with a Spiderman mask, observes the hall from behind chairs after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_95852.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_95852.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a boy sits in an chair after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_75458.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_75458.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, 19 month old Maya is held by a performer while her mother photographs her next to a man wearing a Santa Claus outfit, after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_59475.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_59475.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a boy lays on the floor and holds balloons shaped to resemble a weapon while playing with other children during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_67147.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_67147.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a girl holds her present after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_59871.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_59871.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, picture, a baby is placed next to a Christmas tree after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_42179.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_42179.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, 19 month old Maya sleeps in her mother's arms after a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_08346.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_08346.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, 6 year old Robert poses with balloons shaped to resemble a weapon during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas party at the grand Palace of the National Military Circle in Bucharest bringing together the sons and daughters of Romanian soldiers who were slain or wounded while on peacekeeping missions overseas. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_10957.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_10957.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, 3 year old Nicole lays on top of her present box during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas party at the grand Palace of the National Military Circle in Bucharest bringing together the sons and daughters of Romanian soldiers who were slain or wounded while on peacekeeping missions overseas. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_48426.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_48426.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a woman holds a child with a painted face mask during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_40922.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_40922.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a girl holds a heart shaped balloon during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas show for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_04622.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_04622.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a woman holds a baby during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas party at the grand Palace of the National Military Circle in Bucharest bringing together the sons and daughters of Romanian soldiers who were slain or wounded while on peacekeeping missions overseas. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_02935.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_02935.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, 3 year old Nicole holds on to her present during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry has laid on a Christmas party at the grand Palace of the National Military Circle in Bucharest bringing together the sons and daughters of Romanian soldiers who were slain or wounded while on peacekeeping missions overseas. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_78693.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_78693.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, Maya, 19 months-old, sleeps in her father's arms during a Christmas show for children of Romanian military families, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry laid on a Christmas show at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest, for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_45413.jpg

romania_army_children_photo_gallery_45413.jpg

In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 photo, a man wearing a Santa Claus outfit speaks to children of Romanian military families during a Christmas show in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's defense ministry laid on a Christmas show at the National Military Circle, a grand 19th-century building in downtown Bucharest, for dozens of Romanian children whose fathers were killed or injured serving in international peacekeeping missions. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)