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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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France: Record number of forced evictions | Amnesty ...
25 September 2013

The French government has failed to act on promises to end the vicious circle of repeated forced evictions of Roma which have now reached record ...

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French authorities forcibly evict 150 people, including 60 ...
27 August 2013

The French authorities' evictions of Romani communities across the country continue to flout international law a year after the government published ...

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Amnesty International | French authorities forcibly evict 150 ...
27 August 2013

The French authorities' evictions of Romani communities across the country continue to flout international law a year after the government published ...

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France: Further Information: Eviction forces up to 200 from ...
19 April 2013

Up to 200 people have been forcibly evicted from an informal settlement in Ris-Orangis, on the outskirts of Paris, France. Eight families have begun legal ...

Urgent Action       EUR 21/006/2013

Europe: End forced evictions of Roma in Europe
15 April 2013

European governments forcibly evict thousands of people from their homes, ignoring their obligations under international law. Most of those forcibly evicted ...

Document       EUR 01/004/2013

France: the dismissal of an employee wearing the headscarf is ...
10 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. France: the dismissal of an employee wearing the headscarf is discriminatory. ...

Public Statement       EUR 21/005/2013

Europe: Human rights here, Roma rights now: A wake-up call ...
4 April 2013

Thirteen years after the introduction of the Race Equality Directive, discrimination against Roma in Europe remains widespread. EU member states ...

Report       EUR 01/002/2013

France: New Roma forced evictions 'shameful' | Amnesty ...
3 April 2013

Over 200 people, mostly Romanian Roma, were forcibly evicted this morning from an informal settlement in greater Paris.

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France: Over 200 people face forced eviction
2 April 2013

Over 200 people living in an informal settlement in Ris-Orangis on the outskirts of Paris face imminent forced eviction following a decision taken by the ...

Urgent Action       EUR 21/003/2013

Amnesty International | World powers urged to support a ...
12 March 2013

Arms supplied by the world's major powers are among those contributing to the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives and blighting the livelihoods of ...

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