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US Muslim ordered to lift veil
“Sultaana Freeman, a United States citizen who converted to Islam six years ago, had her licence revoked after she refused to remove the veil, called a niqab, for the picture.”
New driving test rule forces Muslim women to remove their veils
Daily Mail – http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-405464/New-driving-test-rule-forces-Muslim-women-remove-veils.html
“Last year, 260 people were investigated by the DSA after trying to impersonate others who were supposed to be taking the test. So far this year, 250 such cases have been investigated. It is not known if any involved Muslims wearing veils because separate figures on religion and ethnicity are not collected.”
Burqa Ban Expanding in Africa
Frontpage Mag – http://www.frontpagemag.com/fpm/259642/burqa-ban-expanding-africa-stephen-brown
“Only a month after the Muslim-majority nation of Chad announced in June a ban on the burqa and full-face veils, neighbouring Cameroon has done likewise. And for the same reason – to save lives.”