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Swiss narrowly back proposal to ban face coverings in public

Switzerland poster promoting ban on face coverings

Berlin, GermanyAP Swiss voters narrowly approved on Sunday a proposal to ban face coverings, both the niqabs and burqas worn by a few Muslim women in the country and the ski masks and bandannas used by protesters.  The measure will outlaw covering one’s face in public places like restaurants, sports stadiums, public transport or simply […]