Swiss to vote on ‘burqa ban’ plan Sunday amid mixed views

GENEVA: Switzerland votes Sunday on whether to ban full facial coverings in public places, despite women in Islamic full-face veils being an exceptionally rare sight in Swiss streets. Polls indicate a slim majority support the move, in a vote that comes after years of debate following similar bans in other European countries-and in some Muslim-majority … Continue reading Swiss to vote on ‘burqa ban’ plan Sunday amid mixed views