Jun 01, 2020 08:00 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Jul 10, 2020 21:26 Asia/Tehran]
  • When it comes to world insecurity and instability, US has much to atone for

Tehran (IP) - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman reacted to a claim by the acting director of the Future of Iran Initiative at the Atlantic Council's South Asia Center Barbara Slavin in his twitter account.

Iran PressIran News: Barbara Salvin previously stated in her tweet that "We all need to be responsible for our own societies. However, when it comes to human rights Iran has much to atone for."

Reacting to American journalist Barbara Slavin's reaction to Iranian FM Zarif's tweet where he criticized racism in the US, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi stated, "We need to be indeed. But when it comes to world insecurity & instability, the US has much to atone for. Clinton won popular votes; Trump was elected. This isn't a democracy. Ayatollah Khamenei has been appointed by Iran's Assembly of Experts. @khamenei_ir is our spiritual & political leader."

A white American officer killed the black man George Floyd in Minnesota last Monday. People in Minneapolis have been protesting in the streets of the city since Tuesday to the killing of the 46-year-old black man by a white American police officer.


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