Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu told a news conference on Thursday, occasioned by the launching of the Finnish Presidency at the EU Council, that Romania counts on Finland's support in terms of joining Schengen.
“The decision to allow Romania and Bulgaria to join the Schengen Area should be taken into account. We held the Presidency, we tried to act in an honest manner, we tried to follow European priorities. We count on you to support our cause. Finland's population is equal to the number of Romanians who are working abroad, by leaving the country. The idea is that we have to …read more