EU health chief vows plan to restore confidence in wake of horse meat scandal
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I have contributed to CNN's coverage on the horsemeat scandal in Europe with the latest developments from Romania.
February 14, 2013 -- Updated 0022 GMT (0822 HKT)
London (CNN) -- As the scandal over the discovery of horse meat in products labeled as pure beef widened, the European Union's health chief vowed Wednesday to put in place a plan to restore consumer confidence.
"The issue before us today is therefore overwhelmingly one of fraudulent labeling rather than one of safety," Tonio Borg said in a statement after an emergency meeting in Belgium with authorities from France, Romania, Holland, Luxembourg and Britain.