German NGO captain seeks to block Salvini’s social media accounts

Carola Rackete, the 31-year-old Sea-Watch 3 captain, disembarks from a Finance police boat and is escorted to a car, in Porto Empedocle, Italy July 1, 2019. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

ROME (Reuters) – The German captain of a migrant rescue ship will ask magistrates to block Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini’s social media accounts because he has used them to spread hate, her lawyer said on Thursday. Carola Rackete, 31, is under investigation for bringing migrants to shore in defiance of the Italian authorities and […]

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