Upholding human rights in Europe during the pandemic

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As governments scramble to protect their populations from COVID-19 many of the personal freedoms and rights we take for granted are being –temporarily- taken away… Although certain rights enshrined in the European Convention of Human Rights can be suspended in situations of emergency, an extra effort is needed to prevent abuse and protect the most vulnerable.
https://www.europarl.europa.eu/thinktank/en/document.html?reference=EPRS_BRI(2020)652085
https://youtu.be/2mVYyharO1U
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