White hate groups are now a global threat, warns UN chief

Antonio Guterres also warned about the power and abuse of digital platforms and called for stronger legislation

22 February 2021 - 20:31 By Michelle Nichols

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres warned on Monday that white supremacy and neo-Nazi movements are becoming a “transnational threat” and have exploited the coronavirus pandemic to boost their support.

Addressing the UN Human Rights Council, Guterres said the danger of hate-driven groups was growing daily...

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