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Irish Examiner
France court to decide today whether burkini bans are legal"We shouldn't add oil to the fire." In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a
France court to decide today whether burkini bans are legal
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 minutes ago
"We shouldn't add oil to the fire." In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party outside the French Embassy on Thursday to protest the bans. Whatever the reason behind the ban, it does not justify "men with weapons... Read more
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The Hindu
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict on Fridaytook a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a “wear what yo
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict on Friday
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
took a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a “wear what you want” beach party Thursday outside the French Embassy. ‘Recent attacks no justification’ Recent militant attacks on France don’t justify “men with weapons... Read more
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ABC News
French High Court to Rule on Burkini Bansin a democratic society,” according to The Associated Press. But approximately
French High Court to Rule on Burkini Bans
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
in a democratic society,” according to The Associated Press. But approximately 30 demonstrators who gathered outside the French embassy in London today called the ban “Islamophobia.” They say women should be allowed to wear whatever they... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
France’s highest court to rule Friday on burkini bantown of Villeneuve-Loubet, near Nice, to ban the Islamic swimsuit. A woman wea
France’s highest court to rule Friday on burkini ban
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
town of Villeneuve-Loubet, near Nice, to ban the Islamic swimsuit. A woman wearing a “Burkini” joins a protest outside the French Embassy in London on August 25, 2016, during a “Wear what you want beach party” to demonstrate against the ban on... Read more
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Junkee
These Women Just Threw A Beach Party At A French Embassy To Protest The Burkini Banvilification. Now, a group of women in London have taken these objections publ
These Women Just Threw A Beach Party At A French Embassy To Protest The Burkini Ban
Junkee / Posted 4 hours ago
vilification. Now, a group of women in London have taken these objections public with a very special protest outside their French Embassy. Asking people to “show solidarity with French Muslim women [and] call for the repeal of this oppressive law... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |of Damascus Township, Pa. The bridge connects Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Butc
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
of Damascus Township, Pa. The bridge connects Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Butch ComegysAP Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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express
Nice mayor threatens to SUE anyone who shares photos of police enforcing burkini banarticles 'Niqab Zorro' man spends £200K to help Muslim women defy burka ban B
Nice mayor threatens to SUE anyone who shares photos of police enforcing burkini ban
express / Posted 10 hours ago
articles 'Niqab Zorro' man spends £200K to help Muslim women defy burka ban Burkini ban protesters set up beach outside French Embassy in London But a partial-ban is thought to be in the pipeline after proposals were approved by Chanellor... Read more
10h
WECT 6 Wilmington
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Fridaytook a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what yo
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Friday
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 hours ago
took a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party Thursday outside the French Embassy. Recent militant attacks on France don't justify "men with weapons standing over a woman telling her what not... Read more
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Northern Star
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
Northern Star / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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Queensland Times
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
Queensland Times / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Fridaytook a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what yo
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Friday
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 hours ago
took a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party Thursday outside the French Embassy. Recent militant attacks on France don't justify "men with weapons standing over a woman telling her what not... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
Why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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News Mail
why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear
why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
News Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
.... in particular freedom of expression." That wasn't a response to the 'Wear What You Want' beach party outside the French Embassy today; it was the President last year after protests against Charlie Hebdo. If there was any doubt that... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Fridaytook a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what yo
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Friday
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 hours ago
took a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party Thursday outside the French Embassy. Recent militant attacks on France don't justify "men with weapons standing over a woman telling her what not... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Fridaytook a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what yo
French lawyers seek overturn on burkini bans; verdict Friday
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 hours ago
took a similar stance. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party Thursday outside the French Embassy. Recent militant attacks on France don't justify "men with weapons standing over a woman telling her what not... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Women protest French burkini ban with beach party demoFrench burkini ban with beach party demo Wearing bikinis & burkinis, the women
Women protest French burkini ban with beach party demo
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
French burkini ban with beach party demo Wearing bikinis & burkinis, the women played with beach balls in front of the French embassy in London. FILE: Body-covering burkini swimsuit worn mostly by some Muslim women. Picture: Facebook. LONDON... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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The New Canaan News
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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EuroNews
Burkini ban in parts of France provokes beach-themed protest in LondonA beach-party-themed sit-in has taken place in front of the French Embassy in L
Burkini ban in parts of France provokes beach-themed protest in London
EuroNews / Posted 12 hours ago
A beach-party-themed sit-in has taken place in front of the French Embassy in London to protest against the burkini ban in some parts of France. At least 15 coastal areas in the country have forbidden clothing described as “overtly manifesting... Read more
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Raw Story
France’s highest court to rule Friday on burkini bancan and can’t wear. Full stop,” he told the London Evening Standard newspaper.
France’s highest court to rule Friday on burkini ban
Raw Story / Posted 12 hours ago
can and can’t wear. Full stop,” he told the London Evening Standard newspaper. Around 50 people held a protest outside the French embassy in London, recreating a beach and carrying placards saying “Burkini ban is racist”. France firmly separates... Read more
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Darien News-Review
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
AP EXPLAINS: Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 12 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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12h
San Antonio Express-News
Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversyActivists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want be
Why burkini swimsuits are causing controversy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Activists protest outside the French embassy, during the "wear what you want beach party" in London, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. The protest is against the French authorities clampdown on Muslim women wearing burkinis on the beach. Writing on the sign... Read more
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Canberra Times
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash growsof Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women hel
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash grows
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
of Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Burkini ban protesters throw beach party at French embassy in LondonSome 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside th
Burkini ban protesters throw beach party at French embassy in London
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing bikinis and burkinis, the women sat on a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash growsof Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women hel
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash grows
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 hours ago
of Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing... Read more
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walesonline
Protest against French burkini ban planned for Barry Islanddo something to highlight how ridiculous it is. Dominic Lipinski/PA WireDemons
Protest against French burkini ban planned for Barry Island
walesonline / Posted 13 hours ago
do something to highlight how ridiculous it is. Dominic Lipinski/PA WireDemonstrators stage a beach party outside the French Embassy in London in protest Read More “I want to show solidarity with the woman affected by this, that they can’t... Read more
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The Age
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash growsof Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women hel
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash grows
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
of Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash growsof Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women hel
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash grows
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
of Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing... Read more
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WA Today
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash growsof Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women hel
French PM Manuel Valls defends burkini ban as global backlash grows
WA Today / Posted 13 hours ago
of Villeneuve-Loubet to be overturned. Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
French burkini bans face legal challenge as tension mountsto the fire” by banning burkinis. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a “w
French burkini bans face legal challenge as tension mounts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
to the fire” by banning burkinis. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a “wear what you want” beach party outside the French Embassy on Thursday to protest the bans. Whatever the reason behind the ban, it doesn’t justify “men with weapons... Read more
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metro
Five young friends who drowned at Camber Sands namedbeach. They closed it off for hours and evacuated the whole beach.’Protesters a
Five young friends who drowned at Camber Sands named
metro / Posted 14 hours ago
beach. They closed it off for hours and evacuated the whole beach.’Protesters are holding a burkini beach party outside the French embassy Police are still investigating the site this afternoon. Chief Superintendent Di Roskilly said that all the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
Croydon Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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International Business Times
Women in London protest burkini ban in solidarity with 'veiled sisters'Dozens of women and girls have gathered outside the French embassy in London on
Women in London protest burkini ban in solidarity with 'veiled sisters'
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Dozens of women and girls have gathered outside the French embassy in London on Thursday (25 August 2016) to protest against a decision by some French cities to ban the burkini, a type of swimsuit worn by some Muslim women. The burkini covers the... Read more
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USA Today
5 things to know about French burkini bansin London to protest French bans of the burkini. The protesters held a "wear wh
5 things to know about French burkini bans
USA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
in London to protest French bans of the burkini. The protesters held a "wear what you want" beach party outside the French Embassy, saying it was unjust to tell women what to wear. "Imposing bans on women’s clothing is an infringement of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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CTV News
French burkini bans face legal challenge as protests spreadto the fire" by banning burkinis. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "w
French burkini bans face legal challenge as protests spread
CTV News / Posted 15 hours ago
to the fire" by banning burkinis. In London, about 30 demonstrators threw a "wear what you want" beach party outside the French Embassy on Thursday to protest the bans. Whatever the reason behind the ban, it doesn't justify "men with weapons... Read more
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Swissinfo
Women protest French burkini ban with London beach party demoLONDON (Reuters) - Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demon
Women protest French burkini ban with London beach party demo
Swissinfo / Posted 15 hours ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Some 35 Muslim and non-Muslim women held a beach party demonstration outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, protesting against a ban on burkinis enforced in some coastal towns in France. Wearing bikinis and burkinis,... Read more
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Reuters
France, the burkini and a 'battle of cultures'Protesters demonstrate against France's ban of the burkini, outside the French
France, the burkini and a 'battle of cultures'
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
Protesters demonstrate against France's ban of the burkini, outside the French Embassy in London, Britain August 25, 2016. REUTERS/Neil Hall Protesters demonstrate against France's ban of the burkini, outside the French Embassy in London, Britain... Read more
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Calcutta News
French high court to hear appeal against ban on burkiniare being organised as far as in U.K. against the ban. Protestors in the countr
French high court to hear appeal against ban on burkini
Calcutta News / Posted 15 hours ago
are being organised as far as in U.K. against the ban. Protestors in the country organised a beach party outside the French embassy, inviting women to wear bikinis or burkinis as they chose. “The intention was to send a message to France... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Burkinis on the streets of London: Protesters outside French Embassy in LondonDozens of women protested on a makeshift beach outside the French embassy in Lo
Burkinis on the streets of London: Protesters outside French Embassy in London
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
Dozens of women protested on a makeshift beach outside the French embassy in London today after the furore over the country's controversial clothing laws. Around a thin patch of sand on the ground outside the ambassadorial entrance in Knightsbridge,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to ParisKhan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning again
Sadiq Khan condemns French burkini ban during visit to Paris
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
Khan said women should not be told what to wear as protesters campaigning against the ban staged a beach party outside the French Embassy in London. The protesters, some carrying banners warning against Islamophobia, put up windbreaks and built... Read more
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