The biggest Muslim faith organizations in Germany will hold a nationwide demonstration for tolerance and peace and against all types of extremism on Friday.

"We call on everyone to behave peacefully, to raise their voice against racism, to stand together for our free, democratic order and to say no to every kind of extremism," said Muslim Coordination Council (KRM) spokesman Ali Kizilkazya on Tuesday.

Over 2,000 mosques are expected to take part in the demonstration, the group said in a statement.

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