iOS app Android app

France Gypsies

French Politician Makes Unbelievably Racist Comment

AP | SYLVIE CORBET | Posted 07.23.2013 | World

PARIS -- A French lawmaker is defending himself against accusations that he told a group of Gypsies he wished the Nazis had killed more members of the...

France Demolishes Roma Camps, Forcing Gypsies Out

AP | LORI HINNANT | Posted 10.15.2012 | World

GENNEVILLIERS, France — The camps weren't much to begin with: They had no electricity or running water. Grocery carts served as makeshift grills...

Romania Church Leaders Condemn French Deportations

Religion News Service | By Jonathan Luxmoore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Jonathan Luxmoore Religion News Service WARSAW (RNS/ENInews) A Catholic bishop in Romania has deplored the mass expulsion of Roma from France, and...

Pope Benedict XVI Criticizes French Deportation Of Roma (Gypsies)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Francis X. Rocca Religion News Service VATICAN CITY (RNS) In an apparent criticism of France's mass deportation of Roma (Gypsy) immigrants, Pope B...