Dezhkam is not wrong. The Leftists who are rioting and tearing down statues want to destroy the United States as much as Dezhkam himself and his boss Khamenei do.
“Shiraz Friday Sermon By Ayatollah Lotfollah Dezhkam: Even The Americans Themselves Are Chanting ‘Death To America!’; The Sound Of America’s Collapse Is Being Heard Everywhere,” MEMRI, June 25, 2020:
Iranian Ayatollah Lotfollah Dezhkam, Supreme Leader Khamene’’s [sic] Representative in the Fars province, said in a Friday, June 19, 2020 sermon that aired on Fars TV (Iran): “America cannot be the main decision-maker when it comes to strategic matters in the world… The sound of America being shattered, and of its collapse, is being heard all over the world. The shout of the Iranian nation [is] being heard from the mouths of the Americans themselves: Death to America!” The audience responded by chanting: “Death to America!”
Lotfollah Dezhkam: “The entire world has seen with its very eyes that today, America cannot be the main decision-maker when it comes to strategic matters in the world. We are unequivocally informing the American administration, Republicans and Democrats alike: If you’ve shut your ears with cotton balls, remove them [so you can hear]. The sound of America being shattered and of its collapse, is being heard all over the world. The shout of the Iranian nation, which has been leading the fight against America for 40 years, is being heard from mouths of the Americans themselves: Death to America!”
Crowd: “Death to America! Death to America! Death to America! Death to America!”
Article posted with permission from Robert Spencer
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