“This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects, or different civilisations,” he said. “This is a battle between barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life, and decent people of all religions who seek to protect it. This is a battle between good and evil.”
He urged Middle-East nations to fight against Islamic fundamentalism, emphasizing that “95% of the victims of terrorist attacks are themselves Muslims.”
“We must be united to conquer extremism... young Muslim boys and girls should be able to grow up without fear”, adds Trump.
He urged Muslim leaders to play a more proactive role in combating extremism. “The nations of the Middle East cannot wait for American power to crush this enemy for them. The nations of the Middle East will have to decide what kind of future they want for themselves, for their countries and for their children,” he said.
News Source- Live Mint