President Trump gave his best wishes to the Islamic world Friday in honor of the start of Ramazan. The holy ninth month of Islam is traditionally observed by fasting. Ramazan will start on May 28 in Pakistan, reports 24 News HD.
According to a report, “On behalf of the American people, I would like to wish all Muslims a joyful Ramazan,” Trump said in a statement. “During this month of fasting from dawn to dusk, many Muslims in America and around the world will find meaning and inspiration in acts of charity and meditation that strengthen our communities.”
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“At its core, the spirit of Ramadan strengthens awareness of our shared obligation to reject violence, to pursue peace, and to give to those in need who are suffering from poverty or conflict.”, added Trump in the statement.