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

Lancastrian
Date Published: 
Thursday, 1 September, 2016
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.