Thousands of Roma made homeless in Romania

Roma people evicted from homes as government plans to hand back properties previously seized under communist regime.

    Up to 50,000 people have been made homeless in Romania over the recent years.

    The government has been handing back properties previously seized under the communist regime.

    Often it is the minority Roma people who are evicted.

    Al Jazeera’s Paul Brennan reports from Bucharest.

    Photos appearing in this video provided by Michele Lancione.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Is an empowered Palestinian girl not worthy of Western feminist admiration?

    Inside the world of Chinese bitcoin mining

    Inside the world of Chinese bitcoin mining

    China is one of the main exchange markets and hosts some of the biggest bitcoin 'mining pools' in the world.

    Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

    Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

    African-Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the USA.