BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Romanian mayor fined over 'Roma wall'

Now Reading:

Romanian mayor fined over 'Roma wall'

Text size Aa Aa

Anti-discrimination officials have fined the mayor of a northern Romanian town for building a wall between a Roma neighbourhood and a main road.

They have ordered that the wall in Baia Mare be torn down. Many of those living behind it say authorities are trying to hide their appalling living conditions and abject poverty.