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French Parliament okays face-veil ban

The bill will go to the Senate before it becomes a law, yet it is likely to pass.

July 15, 2010 6:02 by

Amid little resistance, France’s parliament voted in favor of a ban on wearing full face Islamic veils in public.

The issue has stirred a debate all across Europe, as more countries are expected to adopt the ban in the near future, including Spain and Italy.

Read more: Burkha not welcome in France

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