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Old February 18th, 2010 #40
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Default Czech far-right party to appeal against ban

http://www.deutsche-welle.de/dw/arti...259731,00.html

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...The Workers' Party has garnered support from the relatively thin ranks of Czech neo-Nazis, but also appealed to some voters frustrated by social and ethnic tensions, especially in neighborhoods inhabited by the minority Roma population.

The European Roma Rights Center (ERRC), a support group for the Roma population, welcomed the decision, saying they hoped it would improve living conditions for Roma people in the Czech Republic.

"More importantly, however, the Czech authorities must act aggressively to prosecute Workers' Party members and other individuals who committed crimes against the Roma," the ERRC's Rob Kushen said...
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