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French authorities must stop stigmatizing the Roma | Amnesty ...
5 January 2011

Hundreds of marginalized Romanian and Bulgarian Roma families in France face being left without adequate shelter this winter as they face an ongoing ...

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France must withdraw order targeting Roma for eviction ...
13 September 2010

The Ministry of the Interior order provides specific instructions to police to undertake "a systematic dismantling of illegal camps" prioritizing those inhabited ...

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France must heed EU call to end Roma discrimination ...
10 September 2010

Amnesty International has urged the French authorities to comply with a European Parliament resolution to suspend its policy of expulsions of Roma ...

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France must end stigmatization of Roma and Travellers ...
27 August 2010

Around 280 Roma were returned to Romania and Bulgaria this week, as part of a plan to return around 800 people by the end of August.

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France urged to end stigmatization of Roma and Travellers
26 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 26 August 2010. AI Index: EUR 21/005/2010. France urged to end stigmatization ...

Public Statement       EUR 21/005/2010

French Constitutional Council declares the system of pre ...
3 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 3 August 2010. AI Index: EUR 21/004/2010. French Constitutional Council ...

Public Statement       EUR 21/004/2010

The Wire, August/September 2010. Vol. 40, issue 004
1 August 2010

1) Indigenous rights in Brazil: Pushed into poverty 2) LiveWire: Kuwait: The case of Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem; Haiti's displaced people feel ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2010

France president urged not to stigmatize Roma and Travellers ...
23 July 2010

Amnesty International calls on President Nicolas Sarkozy to work to combat discrimination against Roma and Travellers, ahead of a meeting to discuss ...

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States failing to control movement of weapons to human rights ...
19 July 2010

A new Amnesty International report, shows how transport companies are able to move conventional weapons and munitions to countries where they ...

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France votes to ban full-face veils | Amnesty International
13 July 2010

The law, which must still be approved by the French Senate, prohibits the wearing anywhere in public of any form of clothing intended to conceal one's ...

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