By Petru Clej, March 12, 2015
Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta has promised to accelerate the restitution of Jewish properties confiscated in the 20th century.
Mr Ponta made the pledge after meeting a World Jewish Restitution Organisation (WJRO) delegation in Bucharest.
Romania has legislated to restitute Jewish communal properties, but so far only about 300 of 1,980 claims have been resolved.
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