People stand in Victory square during protest in front of the government headquarters in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. Up to eight thousand people joined a protest against the endemic corruption affecting all levels of the administration, calling for the resignation of the government.(Andreea Alexandru, Mediafax via AP)

Romanian Prime Minister Quits After Mass Popular Protests

Defense Minister Mircea Dusa will take over as an interim leader to handle administrative work until a new government is voted in parliament.