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Roma Beggars clamped down and chased away from Helsinki

Monday, 13 June 2011
City Board of Helsinki has decided to evict a set of Roma beggars from camps they put up without permission.

Image: Yle
The City Board has also decided to work harder in the future to prevent similar temporary camps from emerging. 

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The City Board also called for the State to submit a document blueprint on how local authorities should respond to beggars. T the moment it is not clear whether they are eligible for social assistance or not.

By Scancomark.se Team


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