The copenhagen Imam Ali Mosque has close ties to a mosque in Hamburg.
According to the German intelligence service Verfassungsschutz spreads the German mosque propaganda for the benefit of the iranian theocracy.
It writes Jyllands-Posten.
the Connection is demonstrated by the copenhagen mosque's articles of association.
Herein is, to the German mosque should take over its properties in Copenhagen, if the association behind a day dissolve.
the Information is causing a stir among several politicians in Germany. Among other things, with Volker Beck, a former group chairman for The Greens in the european parliament.
This should to the degree that the Danish politicians and the Danish authorities to investigate more thoroughly what is going on in the mosque in Denmark.
- We have in Germany seen how the mosque spread Iran's attitudes. So this is something the Danish politicians should take seriously, says Volker Beck to Jyllands-Posten.
Also the German governing party CDU and its vice-president of the parliament of the state of Hamburg, Dietrich Wersich, calls on the Danish government to take the matter seriously.
Church and culture, Mette Bock (LA) says that she has confidence that the Police Intelligence service has "fully focus" on groups suspected of undermining democracy and the fundamental rights.
the Head of the Danish department of the Imam Ali Mosque in Copenhagen, Mohammad Khani, rejects to the newspaper that the people from the German Imam Ali Mosque in control of the mosque in Denmark.
- Regardless of the relationship the mosque in Hamburg had to have for Iran, it does not change the fact that they cannot dictate or determine the agenda that will be in our mosque in Copenhagen, he says.
Mohammad Khani believe that it is natural that another shiite muslim association like the one in Hamburg operates the Danish mosque further, if the association is dissolved.