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"Let go of the country, '" she added.

Obama was initially reluctant to speak forcefully in favor of the demonstrations for fear the Iranian regime would undermine the grass-roots nature of the protests.

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley threatened Tuesday to cut funding to UNRWA (a UN relief agency for Palestinians in the near East) until the Palestinians return to the negotiating table, according to Israeli media reports.

She also urged the global community to speak out on the unfolding protests in Iran.

"The global community made the mistake of failing to do that in 2009".

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The women's group has also sought that the offence of giving triple talaq be made a non-cognisable and bailable crime. "The party is confused on triple talaq ", he said.

The rivalry between the two regional powers has amplified the conflict which, along with tensions between North Korea and the United States, has sparked fears.

The demonstrations in Iran, which have erupted against a backdrop of rising food and gasoline prices, began Thursday in the northeastern city of Mashhad before spreading to other cities.

"We pray that freedom and human rights will carry the day", she said in a statement.

"The people of Iran are crying out for freedom", Haley said at a news conference.

However, the secretary of state said last month that the USA would be "ready to talk any time North Korea ... and we're ready to have the first meeting without precondition". "All freedom-loving people must stand with their cause", Nikki Haley told reporters at the UN's NY headquarters.

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"What prevents the enemies and their hostile actions is the spirit of courage, self-sacrifice and faith among the people".

"[Trump] doesn't want to give any additional funding until the Palestinians agree to come back to the negotiation table, and what we saw with the resolution was not helpful to the situation", Haley said at the United Nations on Tuesday.

"These accusations seek also to cover up for the Saudi war crimes in Yemen, with United States complicity", a statement by the mission's spokesman read.

"North Korea can talk with anyone they want, but the United States is not going to recognise it or acknowledge it until they agree to ban the nuclear weapons that they have".

The offer was quickly disavowed by the White House, which ruled out a dialogue with Pyongyang until it "fundamentally improves its behaviour".

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