http://www.homelandsecurityus.com/iran.asp Islam is a religion that wants to run the world. Ayatollah 'Ali Meshkini, chairman, Assembly of Experts, Iran Excerpt from a Friday sermon in Qom, Iran (Friday 2 July 2004): Crowd: Death to America. Ayatollah 'Ali Meshkini: Allah willing. Crowd: Death to America. Death to America. Death to America. Death to America. Death to America. Ayatollah 'Ali Meshkini: It is currently under complete American control. You should know: Wherever America set foot, it brought corruption, forgery, plundering, massacre, and looting. Allah willing, I hope our people will examine the Koran carefully to see what it tells the Muslims about the infidels, how God mentions the hostility and hatred of every single one of them, and what the Koran recommends the Muslims [to do] about the infidels. Allah willing, you will study and know. Crowd: America, Israel, shame on your deceit. America, Israel, shame on your plot. Ayatollah 'Ali Meshkini: May God curse them. May God humiliate you. Crowd: America, Israel, shame on your deceit.