We Were Over and Done With Before the Summit. Here’s What We Can Still Save.

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By Oana Popescu

July 2016

Adevărul

Much has been written and discussed these days on the NATO Summit that starts on Friday, often comprising contradictory information: either that Romania is on the losing side, or that on the contrary, it’s on the winning side, either that we embarrassed ourselves with the fleet topic, or that this is not our fault. Correspondence from Warsaw.

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Beyond the Five-Year Plan for This Summit

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By Oana Popescu

July 2016

Adevarul

Officially we are doing well. Due to Romania’s vague strategic stance, but also authorities’ concern with posing as champions of the Eastern flank, conclusions of the NATO Summit are now floating in a mist of confusion when it comes to a verdict: was it or was it not a success for Romania? The answer is no. We are, however, in a context of higher allied security.

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