French fracas over circus visas

Authorities face accusations of targeting Roma after circus workers have work visas revoked.

    " /> " allowfullscreen="true">

    Many of the Roma circus workers in France have had their work visas revoked.

    The French authorities say that this has nothing to do with general crackdown against the Roma. Instead, they accuse the circus of underpaying its workers and employing child performers.

    The Gypsy Circus denies these accusations and say this is just a ploy by the government to kick out more Roma out of the country.

    Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports from France.   

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    Strong quotes for Martin Luther King Jr Day

    Quotes from Martin Luther King Jr that resonate today

    Quotes of justice, education, religion and race said by MLK Jr.

    Trump rage ignores the truth

    Trump rage ignores the truth

    Poor people living in the slums of Africa and Haiti have indeed a miserable life.