“The United States refuses to recognize the human rights of African-Americans. The United States refuses to be a signatory nation supporting the social, political rights [of African-Americans],” Short told Press TV on Thursday.
On Sunday, dozens of people in California protested against police brutality in the United States.
The protesters showed their support for those who have had family members killed by police officers. Dozens of families who have lost loved ones to law enforcement took part in the demonstration.