Ahmadinejad: Whoever controls the ME controls the world

Whoever controls the controls the world’s “energy and wealth,” Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejadwas quoted by IRNA as saying Saturday.

Ahmadinejad told an audience in Teheran, “Many countrieshave, unsuccessfully, tried during the past years to become a superpower in theregion but they failed as they play no role at the international equations.”

“It is now clear that whoever dominates the can rule the entire world too,” he added.