Marius Lazar, suspected leader of Romania Hell’s Angels, extradited to U.S. on drug, murder charges

The suspected leader of the Hell’s Angels biker gang in Romania was extradited Monday to the U.S. on multiple charges, including complicity in attempted murder. Romanian authorities arrested Marius Lazar, 49, in Bucharest last month and accused him of drug trafficking, money laundering and negotiating two attempted killings of two rivals, according to Reuters. U.S. … Read more

Andrew Tate and brother Tristan arrive at Romania court to challenge arrest

The British social media personality Andrew Tate arrived at a court in Romania in handcuffs on Tuesday to appeal against a judge’s earlier decision to extend his arrest period from 24 hours to 30 days on charges of being part of an organised crime group, human trafficking and rape. Tate, a 36-year-old British-U.S. citizen who … Read more

Econergy signs US$160 million loan to finance solar PV projects in Romania and Poland

The renewables developer has a pipeline of over 1.7GW of projects in development in Romania. Image: Econergy. Renewables developer Econergy Renewable Energy has finalised a €150 million (US$157.7 million) loan agreement with Phoenix Insurance to support its pipeline of solar PV projects in Romania and Poland. The loan – which was originally agreed between the … Read more

Andrew Tate arrested in Romania on suspicion of human trafficking

The controversial social media influencer Andrew Tate has been arrested in Romania on suspicion of human trafficking, rape and forming an organised crime group. Prosecutors confirmed that the 36-year-old British-American and his brother Tristan were arrested on Thursday evening (Thursday, December 29), Sky News reported. They are being detained for 24 hours alongside two Romanian suspects. The prosecutors … Read more

Andrew Tate and his brother arrested in Romania on organised crime and rape allegations

Andrew Tate on a boat

KEY POINTS The Tate brothers have been under criminal investigation since April. Prosecutors said they had found six women who had been sexually exploited by the suspects. Mr Tate has said women are partially responsible for being raped and that they belong to men. This article contains references to rape and sexual abuse. Romanian prosecutors … Read more

Andrew Tate and his brother arrested in Romania on organised crime and rape charges

Andrew Tate on a boat

KEY POINTS The Tate brothers have been under criminal investigation since April. Prosecutors said they had found six women who had been sexually exploited by the suspects. Mr Tate has said women are partially responsible for being raped and that they belong to men. Romanian prosecutors have detained divisive internet personality and former professional kickboxer … Read more

Andrew Tate reportedly arrested in Romania following human trafficking probe

Romanian prosecutors said on Thursday they have detained divisive internet personality and former professional kickboxer Andrew Tate on suspicion of human trafficking, rape and forming an organised crime group. Tate, 36, banned from many social media platforms for misogynstic comments and hate speech, and his brother Tristan will be detained for 24 hours alongside two … Read more

Croatia to join Europe's free travel zone, but Bulgaria and Romania denied

The European Union has backed Croatia’s entry into its passport-free Schengen travel zone. But Bulgaria and Romania’s bids to join the area have been denied, due to opposition from Austria and the Netherlands, amid concerns about illegal immigration and security. Source link