Gesture of Tolerance Hamburg Recognizes Muslim Religious Holidays

The German city-state of Hamburg plans to officially recognize Muslim holidays and improve Islam courses in schools. Many of the measures are already standard practice, but the agreement with Muslim groups is still viewed as a positive signal. Other states may soon follow suit.
Muslims are getting official recognition in Hamburg, Germany.

Muslims are getting official recognition in Hamburg, Germany.

Foto: FRANKA BRUNS/ AP
With reporting by Anna Reimann
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