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“Migrants’ and children’s rights need better protection in the Netherlands”

news Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, released a report after his visit to the Netherlands, stating that “The Netherlands has a solid human rights protection system, but in practice there are shortcomings, in particular as concerns … Continue reading

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Better protection needed for migrant children in Denmark

news article ‘The best interest of the child are not always upheld in the context of asylum and immigration in Denmark. The Danish authorities should improve the protection they provide to migrant children, by ensuring full respect of their rights’, … Continue reading

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New ECtHR Judgment on Summary Detention and Deportation of Uzbek Refugees to Iran

News article On 3 December 2013, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) held that Turkey violated the rights to liberty and protection from ill-treatment of 19 Uzbek nationals by repeatedly detaining and deporting them to Iran in 2008. The … Continue reading

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