Its ambassador says that protests are an “internal affair” and that US is hurting top UN body.
The United States and Russia clashed over Iran at the UN Security Council on Friday as a third straight day of pro-regime rallies were held following a wave of deadly protests. US Ambassador Nikki Haley pushed for the meeting of the top UN body, arguing the unrest could escalate into full-blown conflict and drawing a comparison with Syria. “The Iranian regime is now on notice: the world will be watching what you do,” Haley warned.
The heads of five men displayed atop a car were found on Friday in the Gulf state of Veracruz in southeastern Mexico, local authorities said, in the midst of a spike in violence in the country. The heads had been placed on the hood of an official car for the municipality of Tlacotalpan, along with a message containing the initials of a Mexican drug cartel. Brutal displays of gang violence are not uncommon in Mexico.
Iran’s UN envoy says country has ‘hard proof’ of foreign intervention in protests ■ Russia: ‘Let Iran deal with its own problems’
Twitter has been urged to remove Donald Trump’s account following his taunts targeting Kim Jong-un. Just days after Donald Trump’s Twitter taunting of Kim Jong-Un over nuclear war reignited calls for the company to ban the president from its platform, the social media company obliquely addressed the controversy in a statement defending its decision not to to censor “world leaders”.