Points to Remember:
- Klaus Iohannis was elected for a second term in Romania’s presidential election on 24 November, giving the executive power to the country’s center-right.
- According to partial results, he won with more than 66% of the vote, defeating his rival, former Prime Minister Viorica Dancila from the Social Democratic Party (PSD), who had 34%.
- Iohannis, former physics teacher and mayor of Sibiu, became president in 2014 and has been credited by the EU with trying to protect the rule of law.
- Romania’s president is elected every five years, with a maximum of two consecutive terms.
- Capital: Bucharest
- President: Klaus Iohannis
- Prime Minister: Ludovic Orban
- Currency: Romanian Leu (RON)
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Who recently won Romania’s presidential election? Klaus Iohannis
- What is the capital of Romania? Bucharest