Opinion It Makes No Sense to Ban the Burqa

Belgium looks set to ban women from wearing the burqa or niqab in public later this month. Although opposition to the Islamic veil is understandable in democratic Western societies, banning it won't solve fundamental problems of integration.
Von Yassin Musharbash
Belgium wants to ban women from wearing burqas and niqabs.

Belgium wants to ban women from wearing burqas and niqabs.

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