Romanian ruling party leader sentenced, thousands rally

Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party leader Liviu Dragnea is greeted by supporters during a demonstration in Bucharest, Romania, June 9, 2018. Inquam Photos/Liviu Florin Albei via REUTERS

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – The head of Romania‚Äôs ruling Social Democrat party, Liviu Dragnea, was sentenced to three and a half years in prison by the Supreme Court on Thursday for inciting others to abuse of office, prompting thousands to rally against his government. Dragnea, who is also speaker of the lower house, was found guilty […]

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