UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: Written submission to the CERD thematic discussion on non-citizens and racial discrimination

By Amnesty International, , Index number: IOR 42/006/2004

This submission to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is in response to the Committee's thematic discussion on non-citizens and racial discrimination. It presents a number of case studies which reveal that non-citizens are often subject to human rights abuses by state authorities including arbitrary arrest and detention, and abuse of their economic, social and cultural rights.

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