Roza Otunbayeva in USA Today The situation in the Osh region has spun out of control,Otunbayeva told reporters. "Attempts to establish a dialogue have failed, and fighting and rampages are continuing. We need outside forces to quell confrontation."
Barack Obama in Politico In his statement, Obama said the embassy sacking "helped set the United States and Iran on a path of sustained suspicion, mistrust and confrontation."
Sean McCormack in Washington Post McCormack added: "We hope the Iranian people understand that their leaders need to make a choice between cooperation, which would bring benefits to all, and confrontation, which can only led to further isolation."