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Tunisia Islamists storm university over veil ban

University refused to enrol woman in full-face veil; Religious tension mounting as election approaches; Women stage counter-protest against religious violence

October 9, 2011 11:15
Attack highlights France veil-ban

Attack highlights France veil-ban

A veiled woman was attacked as France was in the early stages of outlawing fully covering Islamic veils.

November 9, 2010 3:38

Saudis say women in France exempted from veils

Avoid France, two Saudi clerics say, as ban is planned.

July 25, 2010 4:58

Belgian lower parliament endorsed Burqa ban

New legislation makes it illegal to wear clothing that obscures an individual’s identity, including the full face Islamic veil.

April 30, 2010 9:32