In Germany three URI CCs have signed the statement that affirm the freedom of religion

On Friday, January 20, 2017, a common statement signed by members of different religions were handed over to the mayor of Bad Godesberg, Ms. Simone Stein-Luecke.

For URI, three CCs have signed the statement: URI Germany, the Intercultural Circle URI Bonn and the DMLB (German Muslim-League Bonn), next to 10 other institutionsAmong them are 6 Muslim and 4 Christian congregations.

With the statement they affirm the freedom of religion and ask for an equal treatment of different religions in societies worldwide.
They also express their commitment for continued and deepened dialogue and cooperation.

Below you can see the newspaper article from the "Generalanzeiger Bonn" of 21. January 2017 and the declaration.


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Karimah Stauch, URI Europe Coordinator