Daesh has nothing to do with Islam: Turkish President Erdogan

, 6:20 PM IST

Santiago, Chile: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaking in Chile said that the Daesh group, has “nothing to do with Islam,” aAccording to Anadolu Agency.

“Islam never allows terrorism; this is one. Secondly, Islam and terror cannot be mentioned together. Third, Daesh is a terror organization and it has nothing to do with Islam,” the Turkish President said.

As  Erdogan said during an address to the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago, Chile.

Associating Islam to terrorism means giving support and courage to terrorist organizations.

“On the contrary, Daesh is harming Islam with what it does,” and described it as a “disgrace [in] the history of humanity,”  as saying.