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News Romania » Bukovina: Romania enters World War I

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/romania-enters-world-war-i
Publication date: Sunday 25 August 2013

On August 18, 1916, the Romanian government signed a secret treaty with the Allies; by its terms, in the event of an Allied victory Romania would acquire Transylvania, up to the River Theiss, the province of Bukovina to the River Pruth, and the entire ...

News Romania » Bukovina: The Antonescu Paradox

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2016/02/05/the-antonescu-paradox-romania-world-war-ii-hitler/
Publication date: Friday 05 February 2016

Antonescu directly orchestrated, writes Deletant, through deliberate starvation and “horrific acts of mass butchery,” the deaths of up to 300,000 Jews in northern Bukovina, Bessarabia, and Transnistria: the areas to the east and north of Romania with ...

News Romania » Bukovina: Romania's Changeless Land

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1990/10/21/magazine/romania-s-changeless-land.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 October 1990

But in Romania's northeast extremity - the Bukovina (''beech-covered land'') region of Moldavia that unrolled from the back windows of Count Dracula's castle - I found a paradisiacal remnant of early-century Europe, which, because of the very geographical ...

News Romania » Bukovina: A King Who Saved Jews From The Holocaust: Remembering Michael I Of Romania

News channel or source: https://forward.com/culture/389622/king-michael-i-of-romania-saved-jews-from-holocaust-nazis/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

In the summer of 1941, when the Jews of Besserabia, Bukovina, and Dorohoi were deported, Alexandru Șafran, chief rabbi of Romania, asked Patriarch Nicodim of Romania, head of the Orthodox Church, to intervene. General Antonescu was deaf to any pleas ...

News Romania » Bukovina: On Theodore Bikel’s Bukovinian Roots

News channel or source: http://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/192546/on-theodore-bikels-bukovianian-roots
Publication date: hursday 30 July 2015

When Theodore Bikel passed away last week, the New York Times ran an obituary that stated Bikel’s family was from Bukovina, a region described as part of “Romania and Russia.” The Times subsequently corrected this factual mistake about ...

News Romania » Bukovina: Romania to hold parliamentary election on 11 December

News channel or source: http://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/romania-to-hold-parliamentary-election-on-11-december/
Publication date: Wednesday 31 August 2016

Romania’s government announced that the country will hold a parliamentary election on 11 December and that it will make it easier ... post-First World War gain of territories over Bessarabia, Bukovina and Transylvania and the country’s first-ever ...

News Romania » Bukovina: Romania faces its war past

News channel or source: http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2003-06-27/news/0306270381_1_yad-vashem-greater-romania-romanian-army
Publication date: hursday 26 June 2003

Like some other countries in Eastern Europe, Romania has had difficulties confronting its past ... it was used as a concentration point for the Jews of Bessarabia, Bukovina, and northern Moldavia who were expelled on the direct order of Ion Antonescu.

News Romania » Bukovina: Putin’s Old Moldova Map Alarms Romania

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/19012017-putins-old-moldova-map-alarms-romania/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 January 2017

The map presented in the Kremlin includes today’s Republic of Moldova, the Romanian province of the same name, northern Bukovina – once part of Romania but now in Ukraine – and a part of the Dobrogea region, also in Romania. Putin did not say much ...

News Romania » Bukovina: Codreanu’s Alternative Facts

News channel or source: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/fascism/2017/02/romanian_fascist_corneliu_zelea_codreanu_denied_facts_and_evidence.html
Publication date: Wednesday 22 February 2017

But this union, which had given Romania the additional territories of Transylvania, Bessarabia, and Bukovina, had also delivered to this homogeneous country an ethnically diverse population: Hungarians (7.9 percent), Germans (4.1 percent), Jews (4 percent ...

News Romania » Bukovina: Why Romanians are obsessed with garlic

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20171026-why-romanians-are-obsessed-with-garlic
Publication date: hursday 26 October 2017

View image of In Romania, garlic is thought to protect people and homes ... This is where Transylvania meets Bukovina, long considered the gateway to the realm of Count Dracula as depicted in Bram Stoker’s novel under its former Hungarian name ‘Borgo ...