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Germany Bars US Pastor Terry Jones

posted on September 19, 2012

Spiegel reports that Pastor Terry Jones will not be allowed to enter Germany in order to “maintain public order,” said a spokesman for the German Interior Ministry. Jones has been supportive of the controversial anti-Muslim video, “Innocence of Muslims,” and became famous in 2010 when he threatened to burn a copy of the Quran. Even without Pastor Jones in attendance, far-right groups, such as Pro Deutschland, still plan to show the video. “For us, this about freedom of art and opinion,” said Manfred Rouhs of Pro Deutschland. 

Read at Spiegel