New York (Reuters): The US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, warned Iran that its long-range ballistic missile is unacceptable and an act the United States believes violates its nuclear accord with world powers.
Haley told reporters after the Security Council's consultations on Iran , "I will tell the people across the world that is something you should be alarmed about. The United States is not naïve. We are not going to stand by. You will see us call them out as we said we would and you are also going to see us act accordingly."
Iran said on Tuesday it would never use its ballistic missiles to attack another country and defended its missile tests, saying they are neither part of a nuclear accord with world powers nor a UN Security Council resolution endorsing the pact.
In July 2015, Iran and six world powers reached a deal under which it curbed its nuclear program in exchange for relief from sanctions.
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