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France recommends ban on veil
Report says women should be banned from wearing face-covering veils in public places.
Last Modified: 26 Jan 2010 18:09 GMT

A French parliamentary panel has recommend that Muslim women be banned from wearing face-covering veils in public places.

The panel's report follows a six month inquiry after Nicolas Sarkozy, the president of France, said veils were not welcome on French territory.

Estelle Youssouffa reports from Paris.

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Al Jazeera
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