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Italy Burqa Ban: Muslim Veil Law Passes Parliamentary Commision
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ROME — An Italian parliamentary commission on Tuesday approved a draft law banning women from wearing veils that cover their faces in public. The draft passed by the constitutional affairs commission would prohibit women from wearing a burqa, naqib or any other garb that covers the face in such circumstances.




Muslim Women Face Choices As France’s Veil Ban Looms
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TRAPPES, France — Karima has a plan. If police stop her for wearing a veil over her face, she’ll remove it – then put it back on once they’re out of sight. If that doesn’t work, she’ll stay home, or even leave France.