Iran slams US ‘interference’ in internal affairs
Tehran: Iran on Saturday condemned US “interference” within the nation’s inner affairs.
In an announcement, Overseas Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi stated that “meddling” remarks of the US President Donald Trump and his help for latest protests in some Iranian cities are “opportunistic and deceitful”.
On Friday, protests erupted in some Iranian main cities over the federal government’s potential transfer to boost the costs of some fundamental commodities together with gasoline and bread, Xinhua reported.
Within the capital Tehran, holy cities of Mashhad and Qom in addition to Isfahan and Qazvin, folks took to the streets to protest the mishandling of financial system by President Hassan Rouhani’s administration.
The movies posted on social media confirmed police making an attempt to disperse the group through the use of tear gasoline and water cannons.
“The nice Iranian nation regards the opportunist and duplicitous help of the US officers for sure gatherings in some Iranian cities as nothing however the deceit and hypocrisy of the US administration,” Press TV quoted Qasemi as saying.
In a tweet on Friday, Trump made remarks in regards to the latest gatherings in protest in opposition to financial situations in Iran and stated the Iranian authorities ought to “respect their folks’s rights, together with proper to specific themselves. The world is watching!”