To promote world peace: desecration of holy books is a serious threat to world peace.

Two evangelists from the United States recently burned the Qur'an thereby provoking Muslims around the world. Their action has already caused some deaths. In the interest of world peace, the United States must punish its own citizens who exhibit extremist tendencies.

1. Provocation is at the root of most violence and terror acts.

2. The world must address the root cause of violence and terrorism, not just its effect.

3. If there is no fire, there will be no smoke.