Hull car salesman sacked for posting these 'repulsive' racist tweets over two years
A Hull car salesman has been sacked from his job for posting a series of racist tweets.
The man, who was an employee at a car dealership in the city, posted the tweets over a period of two years onto his public profile.
In the sick updates the man described the United Arab Emirates as “a hive for terror and filth” and told how he prayed that “one day the #UAE are bombed off the map.”
In another tweet, the man said: “I’ve realised why radical groups are so angry at the world. Clearly the lack of #bacon in their diets. I’d want to blow myself up too!”
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