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Italy investigates anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers at stadium

Italy investigates anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers at stadium

ROME (Reuters) – Italian police and football government on Monday opened investigations after Lazio lovers posted anti-Semitic stickers of Holocaust sufferer Anne Frank dressed in the jersey in their top-flight town opponents AS Roma.

The stickers and anti-Semitic slurs have been discovered on glass limitations, partitions and lavatories in a piece of Rome’s Olympic Stadium that used to be utilized by Lazio supporters on Sunday of their Serie A fit in opposition to Cagliari.

“This is not soccer, this is not sport. Anti-Semites out of the stadiums,” Ruth Dureghello, the top of Rome’s Jewish neighborhood, stated in a Tweet through which she posted an image of the stickers.

The hard-core and continuously violent Lazio lovers, referred to as “ultras,” left the stickers and anti-Semitic slogans similar to “Roma fans are Jews” in a piece of the stadium the place Roma supporters most often sit down when their crew is taking part in.

Local opponents Lazio and Roma percentage the stadium.

Nicola Zingaretti, president of the Lazio area, of which Rome is the capital, used to be main a bunch of historians at the Nazi dying camp of Treblinka in Poland when he heard of the incident. He stated it had provoked “added indignation”.

Anne Frank used to be born in Germany however her circle of relatives fled to the Netherlands to flee the Nazis. They lived in hidden rooms in Amsterdam ahead of they have been found out via German occupiers and deported to focus camps.

She died within the Bergen-Belsen camp elderly 15 and her diary recounting the circle of relatives’s time in hiding changed into a centrepiece of Holocaust literature.

Nicola Fratoianni, the top of the small Italian Left birthday celebration, stated the ones accountable of the anti-Semitism at the stadium will have to be made to memorise Anne Frank’s diary.

(Reporting via Philip Pullella; enhancing via Ken Ferris)

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