Erdogan says there will be no poor in Muslim countries if we all contribute alms to needy

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ISTANBUL: While addressing to the Muslim nations, the Turkey’s president exhorted them to ensure better living conditions for their people, adding this is only possible when we all follow the Islamic principle of helping needy and poor.

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed these views while speaking at the  first High-Level Public and Private Investment Conference being held under the auspices of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) here.

He said that there would be no poor in the Muslim countries if we all contribute alms to the needy as per the teachings of Islam.