Romania National Day

Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State

On behalf of the people of the United States of America, I congratulate the Romanian people as you celebrate Great Union Day.

This year, the United States and Romania, celebrating140 years of diplomatic relations, reaffirmed and deepened our longstanding close partnership by signing a ten-year defense cooperation roadmap, creating clean 5G networks, collaborating on the construction of reactors at the Cernavoda nuclear power plant, committing to improve energy security in Europe via the Black Sea, and furthering the growth-generating potential of the Three Seas Initiative.  Romania is a valued strategic partner and steadfast Ally, and we share your commitment to fight COVID-19 while never forgetting the sacrifices you have made in NATO operations.

As you mark this special day, we wish you peace, prosperity, and good health in the year to come.

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    Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas and Attorney General Merrick B. Garland announced a new Dedicated Docket process to more expeditiously and fairly make decisions in immigration cases of families who arrive between ports of entry at the Southwest Border.  This new process should significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for migrants to have their cases adjudicated while still providing fair hearings for families seeking asylum at the border.
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  • Arkansas Businessman Pleads Guilty to Income Tax Evasion
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    A Bentonville, Arkansas, resident pleaded guilty today to income tax evasion announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division.
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