Australia’s acting prime minister, Michael McCormack, has been criticized for “beyond disgusting” comments, after he stated that “all lives matter” when defending previous comments comparing the deadly US Capitol siege to Black Lives Matter protests.
US President Donald Trump stood by his comments about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape of a jogger in Central Park, New York City, in 1989, saying they had "admitted their guilt".
US President Donald Trump has called the Associated Press “fake news” over a headline it had on a story about comments Trump made on the midterm congressional elections, saying the AP headline was misleading.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry reacted to comments by a British Foreign Office official against the Islamic Republic’s human rights record, calling the remarks “incorrect, injudicious, provocative” and an instance of interference.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman hit back at Bahraini foreign minister for accusing the Islamic Republic of politicizing the Hajj pilgrimage, recommending that the Arab diplomat stop adopting foreign-dictated policies and try to settle his own country’s internal conflicts instead.