The Motive-Paris Terror Attack Exerted Effort to Escalate Islamophobia: Minister

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Paris Terror Attack Exerted Effort to Escalate Islamophobia: Minister

Ahmet Davutoglu, Turkey’s Foreign Minister condemned the Paris terror attack as an attempt to escalate new cultural conflict that could lead to the rise of Islamophobia.

MOSCOW, January 9 (Sputnik) Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu condemned the Paris terror attack as an attempt to escalate new cultural conflict that could lead to the rise of Islamophobia, the Turkish Anadolu Agency reported.“Whatever powers are behind this assault, they have exerted an effort to sow seeds of a new cultural conflict,” Davutoglu was quoted as saying by the agency Thursday.

The foreign minister added that the Turkish people have to proclaim their “Muslim-Turkish identity without any hesitation” if they face Islamophobic reaction following the terror attack in Paris.

“It is high time for us as Muslim Turks to walk with our heads held high against all radicalism and rising Islamophobic attacks,” Davutoglu said…

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