Romania’s president names liberal as new premier

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BUCHAREST, Romania – Romania’s president on Tuesday, October 15, named Ludovic Orban, chief of the National Liberal Party (PNL), as the next prime minister after the previous left-wing government collapsed in a no-confidence vote.

Orban, 56, a former transport minister, must now receive the backing from the fragmented parliament as …