ROMA: UN Report on Human Rights in Transnistria region of Moldova: Roma population rights

Roma rights in Transnistria: prison for  fortune-telling and other infringements

There are 5 500-6 000 Roma in Transnistria, according to estimates by some of their spokespersons. The number was much less (507) in the 2004 census as, similarly to elsewhere, many Roma identified themselves as belonging to one of the major population groups. Continue reading