A Polish mufti on Wednesday praised Turkey for its efforts to help Poland's Muslim community.

In remarks made during a meeting in capital Ankara, Tomasz Miskiewicz said: "Turkey never left the Muslim community and Tatars of Poland alone."

Miskiewicz said Turkey had always been ready to help Polish Muslims and the Tatar community in his country.

"In particular, the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency [TIKA] has contributed greatly to the renovations of our mosques and cemeteries.

"For this reason, I would like to thank Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish government, and Turkish people," he said.

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