Vol 7 (6): November-December 1997


Cover story: Sweden: The Leander case: challenge to European court decision

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UK: Dublin Convention

UK: Work ban

UK: Travel documents

Prague: Conference on illegal migration

Netherlands: Gümüs family to be deported

Netherlands: Government reacts to UNHCR asylum critique

Netherlands: Screw tightens on refugees

Sweden: Iraqi doctor on the run

Spain/Ceuta & Melilla: New cooperation with Morocco

Spain: Thermal imaging camera in Strait

Spain: Immigrants detained

Spain: Draft law to permit extradition of political refugees

Netherlands: Eurotop demonstrators cleared

Council of Europe: Germany takes over Presidency and several tricky tasks

Denmark: Case against Schengen

UK: Green Anarchist journalists jailed

UK: Schools fail gay children

Germany/Netherlands: "Radikal" raid legal

UK: Jail unnecessary for 70% of women prisoners

UK: Child prisons planned

Netherlands: Army in UN abuse

UK: MoD gay dismissals up 30%

Nato: Negotiations completed

UK: Ibrahima Sey unlawfully killed

UK: Stoke Newington - £1 million damages in 4 years

Belgium: P. Committee condemns “shameless” police

Belgium: Riots follow police shooting

Netherlands: Police bugged and burgled

Netherlands: Government “to tackle black criminals”

Netherlands: Racist neighbours face courts

UK: NF chased out of Dover

Germany: 31,000 CDs of extreme-right music confiscated

Germany: Neo-nazi sentenced to life imprisonment

UK: MI5 "has security Pink List”

Sweden: Intelligence investigations?



The Veil report and the new Commission proposals: contrasting rights for EU and non-EU nationals

UK: Human Rights Bill

UK: New Labour, New Ireland

Austria: New legislation on immigration

EU: Council of Justice and Home Affairs Ministers

Europol: Ratification; “immunities” debate in UK; new rules for exchanging with non-EU states and bodies

EU: The Statewatch case


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