Foreign News: Fear in Rumania

From Bucharest TIME's Correspondent Percival Knauth cabled:

Two great questions dominate Rumania today: 1) What will the Russian policy be? 2) To what extent will Allied influence prevail in the Balkans? On the first question the Rumanians are characteristically pessimistic—at worst, they think their country will become a Soviet Republic; at best, they believe that Moscow wants to install a Communist government, preceded probably by revolution. On the second question the Rumanians live on hope from day to day, waiting for an Allied mission to take its place beside the well-staffed Soviet Embassy.

There is no doubt...

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