Greece Violates Human Rights of Albanian Immigrants

The petition with signatures will be sent to the United States Department of State Secretary Mr. Colin Powell on June 20, 2004, World Refugee Day appealing the basic human rights of Albanian Immigrants!_________________________________________________ On Friday, January 23, 2004, many Albanians organized by the New Albanian Generation Organization gathered in front of the United Nations to protest against the Greek Government and Authorities, which have continuously mistreated and even killed Albanians on the Albanian-Greek borders as well as on the Greek soil. The most flagrant case is the killing of a teenager, Vullnet Bytyci, on the Albanian-Greek border. We appeal as follows: 1. The Greek Government and Authorities should immediately and irrevocably stop the killing and torture campaign against the Albanians, who are contributing for the Greek economic prosperity making an honest living in the Greek soil. 2. The Greek Government and Authorities should take all the necessary and immediate legal and administrative measures to secure compliance with its ratified international laws and institutions\' measures. It is unacceptable for an EU-member-state to persist the killing and torturing of Albanian immigrants and on the other hand, to expose itself as the country where all the immigrants

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The New Albanian Generation Organization New York Head Quarters P.O. Box 970 Bronx, New York 10472 Web Site: www.newalbaniangeneration.com E-Mail: info@newalbaniangeneration.com

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WORLD ORGANIZATION AGAINST TORTURE http://www.omct.org Greece - Press Release: acquittal of a policeman who killed an Albanian man http://www.omct.org/base.cfmpage=article&num=3849&consol=close&kwrd=OMCT&cfid=850589&cftoken=16485401 Greece: severe beatings, injuries and/or killings of Albanian citizens at border areas http://www.omct.org/base.cfmpage=article&num=3713&consol=close&kwrd=OMCT&cfid=850589&cftoken=16485401 AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL http://www.amnesty.org Greece: Immigrantion control-Human rights abuses against Albanians http://web.amnesty.org/library/index/engeur250082003 HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATION http://www.hr.org Seville Summit: European Union Must Protect Migrants\' Rights http://hrw.org/press/2002/06/seville0606.htm LAJME NE SHQIP Greqi, Incidente gjate protestes per te drejtat e emigranteve http://www.elbasani.com/modules.phpname=News&file=print&sid=139 Gjenerata e Re Shqiptare demonstron ndaj dhun

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