Muslim daycare in Rheinland-Pfalz must go to one
Close decision of the State Youth Office. Like the president of
Rhineland-Palatinate State Office for Social Affairs, Youth and
Supply, Detlef Placzek, announced, represents the Kita carrier
Contents of the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood and Salafism and
stand thus no longer on the ground of the Basic Law. The Office
deprived the mosque association Arab Nile-Rhine, the Mainz Al Nur
Kindergarten carries the operating permit.
The mosque association, Samy El Hagrasy, rejected the accusation of being extremist
Aspirations back. He announced opposition to the decision
and a claim before the Administrative Court. "We accept
and respect our constitution, "said El Hagrasy
Decision of the State Youth Office "can not be understood for me
and a mystery, "said the club chairman.
The in 2009
The day care center opened must close by 31 March at the latest – the
supervised children are to be accommodated in other facilities. A
An appeal against the decision has no suspensive effect. It is
the first time that a kindergarten in Rhineland-Palatinate the
Operating permit is withdrawn. The licensing authority must
intervene when a carrier is unwilling or unable to
Conditions to ensure the best interest of the child ",
So have it
a first indication of the proximity of the Carrier Association to Salafism
already given at the turn of 2012/2013, as a controversial
Preacher in the rooms of the club spoke. 2015 is the club then
distributed scriptures at an intercultural festival.
This follows Placzek according to a system: The association "always clears
then facts and contacts when they become known ",
said the head of the department. Only then give it one
Distancing. In January 2019, the Office of the Protection of the Constitution over
new findings have been informed about the club. These
Insights are then in the decision, the kindergarten to
close, flowed in.
Opposition welcomes closure
Association chairman El Hagrasy
said that the best interests of the child are guaranteed in the day care center. The Union
got in Mainz since its inception for dialogue with all
used by social groups – including Jews and
Christians. In the Al-Nur-Kita designed for 22 seats
currently cares for 18 children aged between three and six years.
welcomed the decision of the authorities, but criticized them
as too late. "Here, the state government has the charge
let it be that she has been looking away too long because she has that
Project of the only Muslim Kita in Rhineland-Palatinate not
wanted to endanger, "said the family policy spokeswoman of
CDU parliamentary group, Simone Huth-Haage. According to her, it has been over for years
There have been warnings about references to Islamism.
Education policy spokesman for the AFD Group, Joachim Paul, spoke
from "nearly 10 years of looking away" of the state government. The
According to Paul, the decision must be prompted by "the urge of
Islamists pay more attention to education
give and meet with the necessary hardness. "Paul
called for a ban on the sponsoring association.