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Romania's flag raised at CERN

A ceremony was held for the raising of the Romanian flag alongside the flags of CERN’s 21 other Member States


His Excellency Mr Klaus Werner Iohannis President of Romania on the occasion of the flag-raising ceremony to mark the accession of Romania as a Member State of CERN
The Romanian flag is raised alongside the flags of CERN’s other Member States, in the presence of the Romanian President, CERN’s Director-General, the President of the CERN Council and a large Romanian delegation. (Image: CERN)

On Monday, 5 September, the Romanian flag was raised in front of CERN for the first time, marking the country’s accession to Membership of the Organization. 

The President of the CERN Council, Sijbrand de Jong, the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis, and CERN’s Director-General, Fabiola Gianotti, applaud as the Romanian flag is raised alongside the flags of CERN's 21 other Member States. (Image: Maximilien Brice - Sophia Bennnett/CERN)

Read the article about the flag-raising ceremony for Romania.