Roma in Italy living in segregated slums

Thousands are living in overcrowded camps, as Amnesty report points to discrimination in Italy's social housing system.

    Thousands of Roma in Italy say they're living in segregated, sub-standard camps. Local authorities are being blamed for not doing enough to help them. 

    Al Jazeera's Claudio Lavanga reports from Italy.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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