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Pagan sanctuaries at Sarmizegetusa Regiathe former capital of the Dacian Kingdomnow part Romania tourism generating region Hunedoara County Roman soldiers fighting Dacians, depiction based on a bas-relief from the Arch of Constantine in Rome The territorial extent of the Kingdom of Dacia in 82 B.
Prior to the Roman conquest of Dacia, the territories between the Danube and Dniester rivers were inhabited by various Thracian peoplesincluding the Dacians and the Getae.
The Roman rule lasted for years. During this period the province was fully integrated into the Roman Empire, and a sizeable part of the population were newcomers from other provinces. According to followers of the continuity theorythe intense Romanization gave birth to the Proto-Romanian language.
Roman troops pulled out of Dacia around AD. In the Middle AgesRomanians lived in three principalities: Moldova and in Transylvania.
By contrast, Moldavia, Wallachia, and Transylvania, while under Ottoman suzeraintypreserved partial or full internal autonomy until the midth century Transylvania until .
This period featured several prominent rulers such as: During the period of the Austro-Hungarian rule in Transylvania and of Ottoman suzerainty over Wallachia and Moldavia, most Romanians were given few rights  in a territory where they formed the majority of the population.
The flag adopted for Wallachia by the revolutionaries was a blue-yellow-red horizontal tricolour with blue above, in line with the meaning "Liberty, Justice, Fraternity" while Romanian students in Paris hailed the new government with the same flag "as a symbol of union between Moldavians and Wallachians".
Hungarian-speaking minorities are marked in yellow and Germans in pink. A British map showing territories with majority Romanian populations marked in black.
Romania remained neutral for the first two years of World War I. Following the secret Treaty of Bucharestaccording to which Romania would acquire territories with a majority of Romanian population from Austria-Hungaryit joined the Entente Powers and declared war on 27 August Romania was occupied and a harsh peace treaty was signed in May In November, Romania reentered the conflict.
Total military and civilian losses from towithin contemporary borders, were estimated atWith oil production of 7. Of these territories, only Northern Transylvania was regained.
During World War II, Romania tried again to remain neutral, but on 28 Juneit received a Soviet ultimatum with an implied threat of invasion in the event of non-compliance. As a result of it the Romanian government and the army were forced to retreat from Bessarabia as well as from northern Bukovina in order to avoid war with the Soviet Union.
Thereafter, southern Dobruja was ceded to Bulgaria, while Hungary received Northern Transylvania as result of an Axis powers' arbitration. Due to its role as a major supplier of oil to the AxisRomania was a prime target of Allied strategic bombing in and The Antonescu fascist regime played a major role in The Holocaust in Romania and copied the Nazi policies of oppression and genocide of Jews and Romamainly in the Eastern territories reoccupied by the Romanians from the Soviet Union.
In total betweenandJews in Romania including Bessarabia, Bukovina and the Transnistria Governorate were killed during the war   and at least 11, Romanian Gypsies "Roma" were also killed.
Antonescu was convicted of war crimes and executed on 1 June Growing discontent among the population eventually peaked in August with King Michael's Coupand the country switched sides to join the Allies.The World Tourism rankings are compiled by the United Nations World Tourism Organization as part of their World Tourism Barometer publication, which is released three times throughout the year.
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