UN to send team to Italy on migrant attacks, racism

New human rights chief announces move

(ANSA) - Geneva, September 10 - Michelle Bachelet, the United Nations' new human rights chief, said Monday that the UN wants to see a team to Italy over reports of migrants facing attacks and racism. "We intend 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," Bachelet said, adding that a team would also be sent to Austria for similar reasons.
   

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