Meloni condemns the “Nazi-fascist fury” on the anniversary of the “inhumane” raid on the Rome ghetto

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The leader of the far-right party Brothers of Italy and probable prime minister of the country, Giorgia Meloni, this Sunday denounced the “cowardly and inhuman” raid orchestrated in 1943 by the Gestapo, the secret police of the Nazi regime, against thousands of Jews crowded against their will in the Rome ghetto, as well as the such as his subsequent deportation to the Auschwitz concentration camp.

In a statement on the occasion of the 79th; On the anniversary of the tragic operation, Meloni condemned this “cowardly and inhumane deportation of Roman Jews at the hands of Nazi-fascist fury” and reminded the more than 1,200 women, men and childrenthat the Nazis carried to their death. There was only evidence of less than twenty survivors. “A horror”, Meloni declared through a statement picked up by 'La Repubblica', “which should be a warning so that certain tragedies do not happen again” and “a memory that it serves to build antibodies against indifference and hatred”, thus as “to continue fighting anti-Semitism in all its forms”.

After Meloni, the rest of the political leaders, such as the leader of the 5 Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte< /strong>, or the deputy from the Democratic Party, Piero Fassino, have condemned the raid in practically the same terms. Also the leader of La Liga and one of the figures of the radical right in Italy, Matteo Salvini, has lamented what was “a dark and indelible page in our history”.