Human rights activists threaten suit against Hungary

Posted February 10, 2017 11:34 am by Editor

Human rights activists threaten suit against Hungary

(Vatican Radio) Human rights activists have vowed to sue Hungary at the European Union’s top court after the government announced that it will hold asylum seekers in border camps made up of shipping containers while their asylum requests are settled. The container plan is part of a Hungary’s tough anti-immigration policy that has raised concerns within the EU and advocacy organizations.

The Hungarian Helsinki Committee, one of the country’s leading rights groups, says it will sue Hungary at the European Court of Justice in every case where asylum-seekers in its words illegally kept in custody. That would likely force the Hungarian

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