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01/07 17:40 CET

France: burqa ban is legal and will stay – European Human Rights Court

France: burqa ban is legal and will stay – European Human Rights Court

The Strasbourg-based European Court of Human Rights has ruled that France's ban on full-face veils does not breach religious freedom. That means the so-called burqa ban is legal and will stay. The ruling was in relation to a case brought by a woman, described as "a devout…


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