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 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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Introduction After nearly nine years of UN administration, Kosovo appears
 set to become an independent state.  The question is no longer if Kosovo will
 become a country, but what kind of country it will become. Today, Kosovo is a place where…
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Failure to Protect: Anti-Minority Violence in Kosovo, March 2004 SUMMARY.. RECOMMENDATIONS INTRODUCTION... BACKGROUND:
 KOSOVO'S UNRESOLVED STATUS AND THE ROLE OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY IN
 KOSOVO... BACKGROUND:
 KOSOVO'S UNRESOLVED…
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The media remains far from free in Albania, Human Rights Watch said in a new report released today. Despite progress since the early 1990s, Human Rights Watch said journalists still risk harassment, physical assaults, and charges of criminal defamation,…
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For decades Albania was eastern Europe's most closed and repressive state. During his 40-year reign, former communist leader Enver Hoxha banned religion, forbade travel and outlawed private property. Any resistance to his rule was met with brutal…
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There has been a marked deterioration in relations between Albania and Greece since 1993. At the center of the dispute is the treatment of the Greek minority living in Albania and this report documents their situation. Despite these external pressures,…
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In advance of Albania’s first contested elections under Communist rule on March 31, we took part in a fact-finding mission from March 7 to March 12 as part of the first team of independent human rights investigators to have officially visited the country…