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June 1, 2018 | Via BBC

Denmark Passes ‘Burqa Ban’

Danish lawmakers passed a measure on Thursday banning garments that cover the face including Islamic veils such as the burqa and niqab. Denmark joins other EU countries in what is being called the ‘burqa ban.’ The law, which does not specifically mention Muslim garments, passed with a 75-30 vote and becomes active on August 1st.

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