Italy will boycott the Durban IV conference

According to diplomatic sources, Italy will not participate in the next World Conference Against Racism Durban IV, which will take place in September in New York, in line with other Western countries.

In recent months, controversy has emerged over the fact that the new UNESCO intergovernmental conference risks turning into a new antisemitic and anti-Israeli conference. At the 2001 conference in South Africa, Israel was described as a “racist and apartheid state”.

 

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