Thousands of people protest against the grand jury decision in New York City.
Wed Nov 26, 2014 4:55AM GMT
New violent protests triggered by a grand jury decision not to indict a police officer who killed a black teenager in Ferguson have prompted Russia and China to criticize the US for human rights issues and racial discrimination in the country.
Russian Foreign Ministry’s human rights envoy Konstantin Dolgov said on Tuesday the protests in Ferguson and other US cities showed serious challenges to the American society and its stability.
“Racial discrimination, racial and ethnic tensions are major challenges to the American democracy, to stability and integrity of the American society,” the Russian envoy said.
“We may only hope that US authorities seriously deal with those issues and other serious…
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