Romania should do more to fight corruption: Council of Europe

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Former Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta is chased by journalists after he was indicted in a forgery and money laundering probe while still in office, 04 November 2015.

Romania should do more to fight corruption: Council of Europe


The Council of Europe called on Romania today to do more to fight corruption in the judiciary. The Council of Europe’s group of experts on corruption, known as GRECO, published today its latest report on Romania, looking at measures to help prevent corruption among MPs, judges and prosecutors.

GRECO´s report points out that Romania is still at an early stage of implementation of corruption preventive policies for parliamentarians. The legislative process needs to become more transparent, to l...


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