Yugoslavia: Update to YUG18784.E of 27 October 1994 on the current treatment of ethnic Slovenes (June 1999-June 2000)
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||14 June 2000|
|Citation / Document Symbol||YUG34676.E|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Yugoslavia: Update to YUG18784.E of 27 October 1994 on the current treatment of ethnic Slovenes (June 1999-June 2000), 14 June 2000, YUG34676.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ad7a24.html [accessed 9 March 2014]|
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According to the 1991 census, there were 8,340 Slovenes in Serbia at that time (Minority Rights Group International 1997, 254).
No information on the current treatment of ethnic Slovenes in Yugoslavia could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of additional sources consulted in researching this Response.
Minority Rights Group International. 1997. World Directory of Minorities. London: Minority Rights Group International.
Additional Sources Consulted
Countries of the World and their Leaders Yearbook. 2000 and 1999.
Europa World Yearbook 1999.
Political Handbook of the World. 1999.
Unsuccessful attempts to contact two oral sources.
Internet sites including:
The Balkan Human Rights Web Pages
Le Courrier des Balkans
European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)
The European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations (ERCOMER)
Human Rights Watch (HRW)
Managing Multiethnic Communities Project
Minority Rights Group International
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)
Serbian Unity Congress
Voice of the Shuttle: Minority Studies Page
World News Connection (WNC)