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Media: AP: Untranslated English banned in Romania

Submitter: Karen S. Chung

Submitter Email: karchung@ccms.ntu.edu.tw
Media Body: There's an article from the Associated Press dated 10/18/2002 and
entitled:

Romanian Law Bans English in Public
By Alison Mutler

It's posted at:

http://www.go2net.com/headlines/ap/general/D7MOBB200.html


Karen Steffen Chung
karchung@ccms.ntu.edu.tw

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Issue Number: 13.2734
Date Posted: October 22, 2002

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