A former Romanian tourism minister and presidential candidate was taken into custody this week by anti-graft police on suspicion of money laundering and influence peddling.
Entries in Traian Basescu (3)
By Richard L. Cassin | Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 10:28AM
By Julie DiMauro | Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 7:08AM
Romania's parliament asked President Traian Basescu to step down on Wednesday after his brother was detained for allegedly accepting a bribe to help shorten a reputed crime boss's jail sentence.
By Richard L. Cassin | Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 9:18AM