[JURIST] Amnesty International (AI) [advocacy website] on Wednesday urged [press release] the government of Hungary to protect the nation's Roma communities [AI backgrounder] from attacks. On August 5, violence erupted in the Hungarian village of Devecser when more than a thousand people gathered in the village square in a demonstration organized by the far-right Hungarian party Jobbik [party website, in Hungarian]. Several demonstrators chanted anti-Roma slogans and threw objects at Roma houses. According to AI, the police did nothing to...

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