Central Europe's Roma relegated to margins

Some members of Slovakia's Roma minority says people look at them like "monkeys in the zoo".

    Across Europe, anti-immigrant sentiments are running at their highest levels since the Second World War.
     
    Nowhere is the ethnic tension as great as in Central Europe. The Roma minority there has suffered discrimination and terrible poverty for centuries.
     
    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee has travelled through Slovakia and Hungary and in his first report in a three-part series, he looks at the difficult issue of integration.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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