In Germany, three URI Cooperation Circles have signed a statement that affirms freedom of religion. They handed the statement to the mayor of Bad Godesberg, Ms. Simone Stein-Luecke. The three URI groups: URI Germany, the Intercultural Circle URI Bonn, and the DMLB (German Muslim-League Bonn), signed next to 10 other institutions, including six Muslim and four Christian congregations.
With the statement, the groups 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 between followers of different religions.