The Chief Mufti of Bulgaria, spiritual leader of the country's Muslim minority, said on March 28 that his office would do everything in its power to work with the Muslim community to not allow "radically-minded elements" to gain a foothold in the country.

Chief Mufti Mustafa Hadji, speaking at a conference entitled "the Muslim religion, 2016-2021" said that the spread of such elements was harmful both to Muslims and to society.

"We as Muslims are obliged to show the real face of Islam, and that is that we, as Muslims, followers of this religion, do not wish ill to anyone," Hadji said.

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