Protests erupt over Romanian govt’s plan to pardon thousands
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Protests erupt over Romanian govt’s plan to pardon thousands

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Several thousand people marched through the Romanian capital on Wednesday night to protest the government’s plan to pardon thousands of prisoners — a surprise move to allegedly reduce overcrowding in prisons that would also benefit some notable government supporters. Premier Sorin Grindeanu wants to implement the measure through an emergency ordinance, … Continue reading