Is this any of the UN’s business?

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on U.S. authorities Thursday to respond to demands for “greater accountability” from law enforcement in the wake of a grand jury decision not to indict a white New York Police Department officer over the death of Eric Garner.

“We’re obviously aware of what’s going on here in our own backyard,” Ban’s spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, told reporters in New York, adding that Ban’s “thoughts are obviously with the family of Mr. Garner following that decision, and the people of New York.”

“I think the case is again focusing attention on the issue of accountability of law enforcement officials,” Dujarric continued. “The secretary general urges all competent authorities in the United States to do everything possible to respond to the demands for greater accountability.”

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