Curator: Dr. Allan B. Cruse, Professor Emeritus, Computer Science and Mathematics, University of San Francisco

            Selected photographic and videographic highlights in

    The U.S. diplomatic relationship with Romania


"Cooperation on multiple levels between Romania and the US has sped
up and consolidated over the past 15 years ..."

Ion Iliescu, former President of Romania, quoted in NINE O'CLOCK newspaper, 27 April 2015

NOTE: The images below are displayed here solely for educational, non-commercial purposes, and
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U.S. President Donald Trump and Romania's President at White House (9 June 2017)

Romania says U.S. can use base on Black Sea during Afghan War drawdown (2013)

U.S. Secretary of State makes public a missile defense accord with Romania (2011)

U.S. President Barak Obama meets Romania's President in the Oval Office (2011)

U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden addresses students and diplomats in Bucharest (2009)

U.S. President George W. Bush at the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest (2008)

U.S. President George W. Bush greets Romania President at the White House (2005)

U.S. Secretary of State Albright meets with Romania's President in Bucharest (1999)

U.S. President Bill Clinton speaks to Bucharest citizens in University Square (1997)

U.S. Secretary of State offers advice and aid following Ceausescu's overthrow (1990)

U.S. President voiced concern over Romania to Soviet leader at Malta Summit (1989)

U.S. House votes to suspend Romania's MFN status for human rights abuses (1987)

U.S. President Ronald Reagan relays another private warning to Ceausescu (1985)

U.S. Vice President George H. W. Bush meets with with Nicolae Ceausescu (1983)

U.S. Secretary of State Haig warns Ceausescu about human rights abuses (1982)

U.S. President Jimmy Carter signing declaration of cooperation with Romania (1978)

U.S. President Gerald Ford accompanied by Ceausescu in Sinaia, Romania (1975)

U.S. Secretary of State Kissenger chats with Nicolae Ceausescu in Bucharest (1974)

U.S. President Richard Nixon hosts Nicolae Ceausescu at White House meal (1973)

U.S. President Lyndon Johnson receives Romania's Prime Minister Maurer (1967)

U.S. President John F. Kennedy receives Romania's Foreign Minister (1961)

U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower includes Romania in "open skies" proposal (1945)

U.S. President Harry Truman at 1945 Potsdam Conference ceding status of Romania

U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt at 1945 Yalta Conference which affected Romania

  U.S. President Richard Nixon's visit to Romania during the Cold War (1969)

  U.S. President Ford's debate-statement on Soviet domination in Romania (1975)

  U.S. President Bill Clinton addresses the citizens of Bucharest, Romania (1997)

  President of Romania addresses Joint Session of U.S. Congress (15 JUly 1998)

  Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger honored in Romania (Oct 2007)

  Romania President Basescu receives U.S. Assistant Secretary of State (Jan 2014)

  U.S. Vice President Biden addresses Civil Society in Bucharest (21 May 2014)

  U.S. Independence Day celebrated at the Embassy in Bucharest (4 July 2015)

Scenes from a revolution: Romania after the fall
A memoir by retired U. S. Foreign Service Officer Dick Virden
published online in American Diplomacy (October 2013)

Created on 31 MAR 2013; last updated on 17 JUN 2017