Iranian-run PressTV: UK urged to fight tabloids racist remarks

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein (he is a prince from Jordan)

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has called on the British government to take necessary measures against the tabloid newspapers that incite racial hatred.

“This vicious verbal assault on migrants and asylum seekers in the UK tabloid press has continued unchallenged under the law for far too long,” said Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein on Friday, stressing that under Article 20 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, “Any advocacy of national, racial or religious hatred that constitutes incitement to discrimination, hostility or violence shall be prohibited by law.”

Hussein made the remarks in reaction to a recent controversial article published in The Sun which called migrants “cockroaches”…


I don’t see Iran (which runs PressTV) volunteering to take in any ‘migrants.’  The UN is total racket. Get rid of it now.

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