09.12.2008

On the 60th Anni­ver­s­a­ry of the Uni­ver­sal Decla­ra­ti­on of Human Rights, PRO ASYL is pre­sen­ting a peti­ti­on to the European Par­li­a­ment which is addres­sing the dying of thousands at our outer bor­ders. More than 1500 docu­men­ted cases of deaths at the doors of Euro­pe over the last 12 mon­ths illus­tra­te a serious human rights record.

On the 60th Anni­ver­s­a­ry of the Uni­ver­sal Decla­ra­ti­on of Human Rights, PRO ASYL is pre­sen­ting a peti­ti­on to the European Par­li­a­ment which is addres­sing the dying of thousands at our outer bor­ders.

More than 1500 docu­men­ted cases of deaths at the doors of Euro­pe over the last 12 mon­ths illus­tra­te a serious human rights record.

Near­ly 30.000 citi­zens, pre­do­mi­nant­ly from Ger­ma­ny, and human rights orga­ni­sa­ti­on from 17 European coun­tries are sup­por­ting the peti­ti­on and are appe­aling to the European Par­li­a­ment not to acquie­sce in the crea­ti­on and tole­ran­ce of ‚human rights free zones‘ at the bor­ders of the EU.  

The cam­pai­gn „Stop the death­trap“ con­ti­nues. Plea­se join us in signing the peti­ti­on. On the cam­pai­gn-web­page: www.stop-the-deathtrap.eu you can sign online.

[Peti­ti­on]          [Press release 9 Decem­ber 2008]