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Summary Five years after French authorities dismantled a sprawling migrant encampment on the edge of Calais, large numbers of migrants continue to arrive in northern France, many in the hope of crossing the Channel to reach the United Kingdom. Today…
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Summary I was 10 the first time I was stopped [by the police]. The last time was three days ago. —Valoua, Paris, 23, April 2019 When I was little, I wanted to be a police chief but after what I’ve seen, I’m disgusted. The police should be…
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Summary Joshua F. left his home in Cameroon with his younger sister in 2016, when he was 13, after their parents died in an accident. His father’s family took the house and his father’s workshop, turning the two children out. They left Douala and…
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  Summary On a typical night, some 200 or more unaccompanied migrant children sleep on the streets of Paris. In large part, these children are homeless as a consequence of arbitrary procedures and inordinate delays in…
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Summary Every day I fear for my safety living in this country because of my sexual orientation. I am alive but if anyone ever find out and wanted to find out, they can kill me …I am an easy target for anything. —Peter, Dominica,…
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Summary Since they destroyed [the Calais camp] last year, there is no place to sleep or eat. It’s like living in hell. —Yeakob S., 29-year-old Ethiopian man, Calais, June 30, 2017 [T]he women and the men who first were coming from Syria,…
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Summary “I was depressed and no longer went out of my cell. I just took medication and I slept. […] I didn’t even go out for walks. For six months […] I didn’t see the light of day. […] I never went out, I didn’t see a doctor or…
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The Long Arm of Justice Lessons from Specialized War Crimes Units in France, Germany, and the Netherlands Summary Lessons Learned The Value of Specialized War Crimes Units…
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“The Root of Humiliation” Abusive Identity Checks in France Summary Key Recommendations To the Government of France To the Parliament To the Ministry of…
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 “No Questions Asked” Intelligence Cooperation with Countries that Torture Executive Summary Background International Law on Torture The obligation to prevent and punish torture Torture material as evidence…
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   Lost in Transit Insufficient Protection for Unaccompanied Migrant Children at Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport I. Summary and Key Recommendations Key Recommendations to the French…
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Preempting Justice Counterterrorism Laws and Procedures in France I. Executive Summary Key Recommendations II. Background French Criminal Justice System.. III. Counterterrorism Laws and Procedures in France…
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State of Anarchy Rebellion and Abuses against Civilians Glossary Executive Summary The APRD Rebellion.. The UFDR Rebellion.. Abuses by FACA and GP Forces Rebel Abuses The …
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In the Name of Prevention Insufficient Safeguards in National Security Removals I. Executive Summary Key Recommendations II. Background France's Experience of Terrorism... The French Counterterrorism Model A European Debate.. III. Forced Removal on…
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Probable Cause Evidence Implicating Fujimori I. Summary II. Background: The Fujimori Government Control of the Judiciary Control of the Press III. Five Cases and the Evidence 1. La Cantuta/Barrios Altos 2. Phone…
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UNDUE PROCESS: TERRORISM TRIALS, MILITARY COURTS, AND THE MAPUCHE IN SOUTHERN CHILE I. SUMMARY.. II. RECOMMENDATIONS On Anti-Terrorism Trials On Military Justice On Police Operations III. BACKGROUND... Government Policies The Spread of Commercial…
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Ripe for Reform: Stemming Slovakia's Arms Trade with Human Rights Abusers Summary and Recommendations Ripe for Reform... Recommendations Case Study 1: Illegal Dealings: The Stubborn Helicopter Deal The U.N.'s Findings Human Rights Watch's Findings A…