Germany's EU commissioner has been accused of racism after he described Chinese people as "slit eyed".
Speaking to businessmen in Hamburg last week, Guenther Oettinger used the term "Schlitzaugen" ("slit eyes") to describe visiting Chinese businessmen, Reuters reports.
He said the congregation consisted of "nine men, one party, and no democracy".
"All of them in suits, single-breasted, dark blue jackets," he added. "All of them had their hair combed from left to right,...