It is therefore as clear as crystal that Elena Udrea was the link between Dumitru Bucsaru and Traian Basescu. The whole trick used to help Bucsaru get rid of debts was actually played by the President's former adviser. It grows even more obvious if we consider that Elena Udrea was the official who would categorize the documents sent to Presidency.
As predictable, the President's spokeswoman Adrian Saftoiu said yesterday that the President's attitude at the case had been as normal as possible. It was also predictable that Elena Udrea should stand by Basescu and deny that neither herself nor her husband had business connections with Dumitru Bucsaru, in spite of the clear evidence. As proved, Dorin Cocos is one of the President's close friends and a business partner of Dumitru Bucsaru.
But to make things more clear in today's newspaper we are providing you with a thorough report on the Bucsaru-Cocos-Basescu connection. It brings to the foreground very severe guilty links achieved via the already famous Udrea-Cocos couple.
Dobre claims he wasn't influenced
Gheorghe Dobre, formerly a minister of transport, claims President Basescu's resolution on the above-mentioned company influenced in no way his solution to the situation the company had pointed to. Dobre explains the Ministry of Transport receives petitions, letters and reports from various companies, institutions and people every day. According to the ex minister, the Ministry is to analyze the documents and offer solutions. He claims the Ministry had been considering solutions to all the 14 companies hired for railways repairs long before getting the petition accompanied by the resolution from the President of Romania. (...)