New UN ‘human rights’ chief to probe ‘racism’ in Italy; Italy’s Salvini unamused

New UN ‘human rights’ chief to probe ‘racism’ in Italy; Italy’s Salvini unamused
PM Matteo Salvini. DiMartedi video, YouTube

[Ed. – Chile’s Michelle Bachelet is a socialist who opted to spend part of her youth living in East Germany.  The U.S. made such a good move pulling back out of the utter sham that is the UN Human Rights Commission.]

Matteo Salvini has said he is considering cutting United Nations (UN) funding after its new human rights chief announced she is sending teams to Italy and Austria to investigate “racism against migrants”.

Michelle Bachelet said in a statement Monday that the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is set to “send personnel to Italy to evaluate reports of a sharp increase in acts of violence and racism against migrants, people of African descent and Roma”.

Italy’s interior minister and deputy prime minister said the country would refuse to “take lessons from anyone, least of all the UN”, which he described as having “again proved itself to be biased, pointlessly costly and badly informed”, noting that police have denied allegations there is a “racism emergency”.

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