Pope Francis – Not fair to say Islam is violent

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Pope Francis says people should not identify Islam with violence.

The Pontiff talked about the issue on his flight back to Rome from his visit to Poland on Sunday. He was asked about the recent killing of a French priest by two ISIS followers.

Francis said he reads in newspapers every day about Catholics committing crimes and he said it’s not right to associate only Islam with violence.

The pope said there is fundamentalism in every religion.

He also stressed that some young people in Europe are left without jobs and ideas, so they fall prey to ISIS propaganda.

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