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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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France: Forced evictions add to climate of fear amid alleged ...
18 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 June 2014. AI Index: EUR 21/003/2014. France: Forced evictions ...

Public Statement       EUR 21/003/2014

France: further information: 200 Roma still face forced eviction ...
18 June 2014

Further information on UA: 141/14 Index: EUR 21/004/2014 France Date: 18 June 2014. URGENT ACTION. 200 ROMA ...

Urgent Action       EUR 21/004/2014

Amnesty International | France: Forced evictions add to ...
17 June 2014

The apparent lynching of a Roma teenager in a Paris suburb that left him in a coma is just one of several recent alleged hate crimes against minorities ...

Press Release      

France: Forced evictions at Calais camps risk exacerbating ...
28 May 2014

French police encircled makeshift settlements occupied by migrants and asylum-seekers in the Calais area and began a process of dismantling them ...

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France: Over 200 Roma face forced eviction in France
28 May 2014

More than 200 Roma, including around 50 children, living in an informal settlement near Bobigny, in the north east suburbs of Paris, are at risk of being ...

Urgent Action       EUR 21/002/2014

France: “They said they would have killed us if we stayed” ...
8 April 2014

Attacks, discrimination, violent evictions, homelessness and extreme poverty. Life for the 20000 Roma in France – most of them migrants – is a far cry ...

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Europe: “We ask for justice”: Europe's failure to protect Roma ...
8 April 2014

Many of Europe's 10-12 million Roma are at increased risk of racist violence and discrimination. Excluded from access to essential services and unable ...

Report       EUR 01/007/2014

France: Submission to the European Commission against ...
3 April 2014

This submission especially focuses on discrimination, violence and harassment against Roma migrants. Amnesty International believes that European ...

Report       EUR 21/001/2014

France: Ukrainian refugee in urgent need of protection ...
14 February 2014

The French authorities must ensure the protection of a Ukrainian political refugee who sustained a horrific attack in his home in Strasbourg earlier this ...

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Europe: The state decides who I am: Lack of legal gender ...
4 February 2014

For transgender people, official identity documents reflecting their gender identity are vitally important for the enjoyment of their human rights. They are ...

Report       EUR 01/001/2014