Kosovo orders ban on headscarves in schools

Student from a Kosovan state school has been expelled for refusing to remove her headscarf.

    Kosovo is one of Europe's majority Muslim countries, but now an administrative order has been issued banning the wearing of headscarves in schools.

    When one student refused to remove her headscarf, she was expelled.

    Al Jazeera's Paul Brennan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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