White House warns Iran against meddling in Gaza protests in US

A sign adorns a tent at a protest encampment in support of Palestinians in Gaza in May at George Washington University in Washington. (REUTERS/Gershon Peaks/File Photo)

The White House on Tuesday accused Tehran of trying to take advantage of Gaza-related protests in the U.S. and described such behavior as unacceptable, following a warning by the top U.S. intelligence official that Iran was trying to stoke discord in American society.