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Mosque in Duisburg-Marxloh

Mosques in Cologne-Ehrenfeld and Duisburg-Marxloh

In October 2008, after a construction period of just four years, the Merkez (Central) Mosque was inaugurated in Marxloh. The laying of the foundation stone for the Central Mosque of Cologne was scheduled for autumn of this year. Whilst the mosque project in Duisburg ran smoothly from the outset, the one in Cologne, on the other hand, was beset by protests.

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Tombstone on a Turkish cemetery in Berlin-Neukölln

Islamic interments in Germany

The majority of Muslim immigrants continue to be interred in their home countries. However, increasing numbers of their descendants have their relatives buried in Germany – in Islamic burial grounds in municipal cemeteries.

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New structure of the German Islam Conference

The German Islam Conference will have a more practical focus in its second phase. Read on to find out how the German Islam Conference will work in the future.

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