Black athlete’s injury among cases probed for racism

  • Discus thrower Daisy Osakue talks with reporters outside a hospital in Turin, Italy, Monday, July, 30 2018. The 22-year-old Osakue risks missing the European Athletics Championships after being hit in the eye with an egg that damaged her cornea, in a perceived racist attack. (Alessandro Di Marco/ANSA via AP)

ROME — A black Italian athlete was wounded in the eye when an egg was hurled at her Monday, the latest of at least nine attacks since Italy’s anti-migrant government took power that are being investigated as possible acts of racism.

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