Vacation in Italy: Horror incident in vacation spot shocked the whole country – how could it happen?
Italy. Actually, you put yourself under one holiday in Italy pure relaxation.
In any case, one expects such an incident at his holiday in Italy not: In broad daylight, a street vendor was beaten to death – some witnesses are said to have filmed the whole thing.
Holiday in Italy: Man is beaten to death
The horrific incident is said to have happened in the coastal town of Civitanova Marche. A 39-year-old Nigerian was reportedly beaten to death by a 32-year-old Italian man on July 29. The alleged perpetrator is said to be pursuing his victim, “brought his crutch down and hit him several times,” it said.
Vacation in Italy: Witnesses pulled out their cell phones and filmed the crime
The crime is said to have taken place in a busy shopping street. A video is said to be circulating online showing several witnesses asking the Italian to stop and calling the police. Others are said to pull out their cell phones and even film the scene.
But nobody came to help the man, which caused horror across the country. A passer-by is said to have said on Italian television that the man had been killed because of the color of his skin.
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Health Minister Roberto Speranza condemned the act in the strongest possible terms, writing on Twitter: “The worst face of society is that of discrimination and oppression.”
The police, however, deny that it was an act with a racist motive, instead it was an exaggerated reaction to the 39-year-old asking for money.
The man was a well-known street vendor. (ali)
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