Iran and Palestinians exploit George Floyd killing, US riots. EPA-EFE/JIM LO SCALZO
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Absurd: Iran, Palestinians Exploit George Floyd Killing, US Protests

Exercise in gross hypocrisy shouldn’t surprise anyone, but must be called out

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There’s nothing funny about the tragic killing of George Floyd. But some Middle East regimes are doing their best to turn its aftermath into what can only be described as a duplicity-soaked comedy skit.

Take, for instance, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who tweeted:

“Some don’t think #BlackLivesMatter. To those of us who do: it is long overdue for the entire world to wage war against racism. Time for a #WorldAgainstRacism.”

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