Letter to President Barroso on Amnesty International report on racist violence against Roma
José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission
Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission
08/04/2014 – The briefing reveals that discrimination, including hate motivated violence against Roma people and communities by the police, private individuals, and groups are widespread throughout the European Union (EU). It looks at emblematic cases in three countries – the Czech Republic, France and Greece – and highlights that the response of the authorities to date has been inadequate.