UN warns France over Roma deportations

Anti-racism panel says France should integrate Roma rather than deport them to Romania.

    The United Nations has strongly condemned France's recent deportations of hundreds of Roma.

    The organisation's anti-racism panel also hit out at Iran for discriminating against minorities.

    Both countries were among a dozen being investigated for alleged racism.

    Nazanin Sadri reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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