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Germany – Members Of Parliament Approve Merkel’s Muslim Burqa Ban

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German MPs in the lower house of parliament have approved a partial ban on the burqa. The draft law stipulates that public servants will be forbidden from wearing the full-face veil while performing their duties. The move comes after Chancellor Angela Merkel called for a ban on the burqa ‘wherever legally possible’. Integration also means that…