European Court of Human Rights upholds Belgium’s ban on burqas and full-face Islamic veils

Judges said the nationwide prohibition, which came into effect in 2011, did not violate the rights to private and family life and freedom of religion, or discrimination laws.

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  • irishrus

    Should be filed under WTF (that Europe did the right thing)

    • Watchman

      Even a stopped clock is right twice a day. I’m not holding my breath for additional intelligent decisions from the EU.

  • bob e

    we shall wait & see.. they will do it anyway ./.

    • Editor

      Yes, enforcement will be interesting.

  • Barrington Minge

    That’s it girls. Gerremoff!! An then you can just fade into the background where you belong.