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UN Accuses France of Discriminating Against Muslims and Africans

A UN report written on request of the commission on human rights names France as a racist state, which isolates people who have come in their ethnic and religious minorities-Africans and Arab-Muslims- in a cultural and economic ghetto, says Channel Seven.

The author of the report, D.D. MacDougal, who wrote it on a ten-day trip thought the quarters of Paris, Strasbourg and Marseilles, which are areas where representatives of the above-mentioned minorities live. Racism delivers an impact to immigrants, a large part of which are already French citizens, she writes. People work hard and believe in principles which the French republic is founded on, but get stuck in city ghettos where unemployment sometimes reaches 40%. The report blames national authorities for creating the atmosphere which encourages suspicion and racism in relation to immigrants.

France is home to Europes largest Muslim population, which numbers around six million. Around four million immigrants from Africa live in France.

Source: ISLAM.RU


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