HIV Witch Hunt
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HIV Witch Hunt

In response to its soaring HIV rate, Greece has reinstated a measure that allows police to detain people suspected of being HIV positive and force them to be tested. Is this witch hunt a violation of human rights, and will it worsen the HIV epidemic? Originally aired on July 25, 2013 Watch the video on … Continue reading

Criticism mounts of decision to reintroduce compulsory HIV testing
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Criticism mounts of decision to reintroduce compulsory HIV testing

Foreign group describes health ministry move as ‘shocking development’ London-based Greece Solidarity Campaign says decision targets many of those already marginalised and suffering from the results of the disastrous austerity policies championed by the government The decision by the health minister to reintroduce a measure that allows police to detain anyone for the purposes of … Continue reading

ADL urges Greece to reconsider appointment of minister ‘known to have promoted anti-Semitism’
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ADL urges Greece to reconsider appointment of minister ‘known to have promoted anti-Semitism’

Greece’s Health Minister Adonis Georgiadis has a history of remarks about Jews and has promoted anti-Semitic book. By Haaretz | Jun.30, 2013 | 10:56 AM The Anti-Defamation League expressed concern on Friday over the appointment of Adonis Georgiadis as Greece’s Health Minister, due to a history of troubling remarks about Jews and his public promotion … Continue reading