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Sarkozy: 'Travellers are a security risk'

French police are delivering on President Sarkozy's promise to take tough measures. He has accused members of the traveller community, including Roma from Eastern Europe, of causing security problems.

However, in one of the first operations against them, more than 100 families have been defying efforts to move them.

David Chazan reports.

  • 17 Aug 2010
  • From the section Europe