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Niqab and burka banned in Norwegian schools.

Niqab and burka banned in Norwegian schools.

Norway has become the next European country to ban Islamic face veils such as the niqab and the burka.

In a vote in parliament on Tuesday, a bill was passed banning clothing that partially or fully obscured the face from being worn around schools.

The ban applies to teachers, students, staff at daycare centres and anyone in a 'teaching situation'.

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