13 Oct '11, 12am

US urges global action against Iran after alleged assassination plot

US urges global action against Iran after alleged assassination plot

The United States urged the world to take collective action against Iran on Wednesday, with Hillary Clinton labelling an alleged plot to kill a Saudi ambassador on US soil a 'dangerous escalation.' -- PHOTO: AFP WASHINGTON (AFP) - The United States urged the world to take collective action against Iran on Wednesday, with Hillary Clinton labelling an alleged plot to kill a Saudi ambassador on US soil a 'dangerous escalation.' Iran said that the idea it schemed to kill Saudi Arabia's Washington envoy was deluded and accused the United States of fabricating the charge to distract from its domestic economic woes, amid growing anti-Wall Street protests. As US diplomats began consultations behind closed doors at the United Nations, Secretary of State Clinton rallied support for tough new measures against Iran, although it was not immediately clear what they might be. The US Trea...

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