Romania PM Boc resigns after anti-austerity protests

By REUTERS
February 6, 2012 10:44

BUCHAREST - Romania's Prime Minister Emil Boc resigned on Monday after weeks of nationwide protests against his tough austerity measures and before a parliamentary election due late this year.

"It is the moment for important political decisions. From this point of view, I took the decision to give up the government's mandate," Boc said in a speech after a government meeting.


Related Content

Breaking news
February 25, 2018
White House: Pressure on North Korea over nuclear program must continue

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 12 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    12 - 19
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 17
    Jerusalem
    13 - 18
    Haifa
  • 16 - 26
    Elat
    13 - 21
    Tiberias