'Barcelona bans hijab and burqa from public buildings'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 14, 2010 22:35

Barcelona city council has decided to ban entry to its public buildings by member's of the public whose face is covered, AFP reported on Monday.

Although the ban will also affect non-moslems, it is thought to be aimed at Moslem women wearing full face cover such as the hijab or burqa.


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