Thousands Protest Against Romanian Premier After 32 Die in Fire

  • Demonstrators demand dismissal of several state officials
  • Protests against government also held in other main cities

Romanians protest gather following a nightclub fire that killed more than 30 people.

Photographer: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images

Thousands of Romanians gathered at an unannounced protest in the center of Bucharest on Tuesday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Victor Ponta after 32 people died in a nightclub fire last week.

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