Romania PM who had surgery abroad will return in 2 weeks

first_img Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister who is facing a corruption probe says he will return to Bucharest in two weeks after having knee surgery in Turkey.Premier Victor Ponta has been criticized, including by members of his own ruling Social Democratic Party, for spending too long out of the country recovering from the knee operation.Prosecutors say he is suspected of forging receipts for work he did as a lawyer from 2007-2008 while he was also a lawmaker and of receiving payments from another lawyer whom he later appointed as a minister three times. Ponta denies wrongdoing. Mesa family survives lightning strike to home 4 ways to protect your company from cyber breaches Top Stories He told B1 television station late Sunday he would be back in Romania “without a wheelchair or crutches” in two weeks on doctors’ recommendations after his June 15 operation.Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. New Valley school lets students pick career-path academiescenter_img Parents, stop beating yourself up Here’s how to repair and patch damaged drywall Sponsored Stories The difference between men and women when it comes to pain Comments   Share   last_img

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