Leasing a Franchise that sells haram products

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I would like to know if it is Halal for a Muslim to lease a food shop like McDonalds or Subway where pork will be one of the food items. And also is it permissible to start a gas station in which alcohol will be sold?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Wa‘alaykum Assalam wa Rahmatullah wa Barakatuhu,

In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful & Compassionate

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