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British public back a ban on burka by two to one, poll finds

British public back a ban on burka by two to one, poll finds

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
01/09/2016
Lancastrian
Summary: 

A majority of the British public are in favour of banning the burka in public, a poll has found, while almost half say the burkini should be prohibited.  The findings come as a controversial ban on the burkini in France has stirred debate on the subject of Muslim clothing.