UN Committee says French burqa ban violates human rights

The United Nations Human Rights Committee have declared that France is violating human rights with its law, ‘Act prohibiting the concealment of the face in a public space’. The controversial act was passed by the French Senate in 2010 and came into effect in April 2011. Although some agreed with it, citing security and issues…

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