Looking at what papers around the globe are saying about riots in the UK…
World reaction has ranged from questioning the causes of the violence, to using the events as an opportunity for points scoring.
France’s Liberation says:
As often in these cases, a mix of anger and boredom, of provocation and opportunism, a kind of middle finger pointed at all authorities, starting with the police, and a homage to the consumerist society via looting
While Iran’s hardline Keyhan suggests that:
Considering the latest incidents in Britain, suppression of protests and other measures, which are clear proof of human rights violations, will the United Nations issue a warning on human rights to one of the permanent members of its Security Council?
Read the full story at the BBC