Czech prosecutor rebukes Amnesty International report

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Participants of the Khamoro World Roma Festival dance at the historical centre of Prague, Czech Republic, 29 May 2015

The Amnesty International 2015 Report alleging discrimination in primary schools is unfounded but not criminal says the Czech prosecutor


The Czech Minister of Education has initiated a criminal investigation probe against Amnesty International (A.I).

The complaint was filed by Martin Odehnal, who contacted the police over an Amnesty International Report published on April 23, 2015 alleging ethnic discrimination of Romani children in Czech Schools. At the time, Odenhnal was director of the special education department. The state prosecutor, Zdenka Galkova, dismissed the report on 9 March, 2016 as fake research. According to the...


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