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Romanian MEPs question suitability of #EuropeanPublicProsecutorsOffice chief

Romanian MEPs question suitability of #EuropeanPublicProsecutorsOffice chief

| February 20, 2019

A group of Romanian MEPs have questioned the suitability of Laura Codruța Kövesi (pictured) to head the new European Public Prosecutor’s Office. An email reportedly signed by 11 of the country’s deputies and seen by this website asks if Kovesi is the right candidate for the job. Kovesi, who headed the country’s DNA (National Anticorruption […]

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#StrasbourgShooting – Three killed and 11 injured by lone gunman

#StrasbourgShooting – Three killed and 11 injured by lone gunman

| December 12, 2018

Three people have been killed and 11 others wounded in a shooting in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, writes the BBC. The gunman, known to security services, is on the run and is being hunted by police. He had been injured in an exchange of gunfire with a soldier, police said. The shooting happened […]

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BBC credits #Taipei transport and health care for city’s growing appeal

BBC credits #Taipei transport and health care for city’s growing appeal

| September 21, 2018

On 10 September, a BBC travel article stated that Taipei is climbing in global livability rankings thanks to its high-quality health care and transportation infrastructure, spotlighting the city’s reputation as an increasingly attractive destination for business travelers and expatriates. The municipality was one of five locations selected by the British news organization as performing better […]

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