Strasbourg, 6 April 2004

GROUP OF SPECIALISTS ON ROMA, GYPSIES AND TRAVELLERS
(MG-S-ROM)

Provisional opinion of the MG-S-ROM concerning
Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1633 (2003) 1 on Forced Return of Roma from the former Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, including Kosovo,
to Serbia and Montenegro from Council of Europe member states

In its Decision No. CM/Del/Dec(2002)864/3.1, the Committee of Ministers decided to communicate the above recommendation of the Parliamentary Assembly to the Group of Specialists on Roma, Gypsies and Travellers (MG-S-ROM) for information and possible comments.

The Group of Specialists on Roma, Gypsies and Travellers (MG-S-ROM) at its 17th meeting in Strasbourg on 29-30 March 2004, examined Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1633 (2003) 1 and submits the following provisional opinion.

The Group of Specialists on Roma, Gypsies and Travellers (MG-S-ROM):

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