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#Eurosphere – Romania President rejects Muslim Sevil Shhaideh as PM, Romanian left proposes new PM candidate…

In Uncategorized on December 30, 2016 at 12:33

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Romania President rejects Muslim Sevil Shhaideh as PM

 
Romania’s president rejects a candidate who would have been the country’s first female, Muslim PM.

[Ticker] Romanian left proposes new PM candidate

 
Romania’s social democrats have nominated former telecommunications minister Sorin Grindeanu for prime minister, a day after the president rejected their previous pick for the job. The president gave no reason for rejecting Sevil Shhaideh, who would have been the first Muslim woman to head an EU government. Her Syrian husband is said to support Bashar al-Assad. Grindeanu could be installed this week.

Debate: 2016: Dominated by demagogues

 
The Brexit referendum, the election of Trump as US president and the rising popularity of right-wing populists in the polls in several European countries. Commentators analyse why 2016 was such a successful year for opponents of globalisation and nationalists.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary http://ift.tt/2hyInr8

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