Ilhan Omar reveals racist threat to shoot her at state fair

_108541985_tv056084290Source: BBC News

 US Democratic lawmaker has publicised a racist threat that she would be killed at the state fair by “a very capable person with a very big ‘Gun'”.

Ilhan Omar, a Muslim representative from Minnesota, said such anonymous messages are why she now has security guards.

She spoke as US Senate candidate Roy Moore tweeted: “President Trump was right, she should go back to Somalia”.

Alabama Republicans have called for Ms Omar’s expulsion from Congress.

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Categories: America, Racism, USA

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