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France: Le voile à l'école: épreuve de force à la rentrée.
L'Union des organisations islamiques de France invite les élèves à porter "les tenues qu'elles auront choisi" - une position qualifiée de "provocation" par le SNPDEN (Syndicat national des personnels de direction).
عمليات للشرطة ضد النساء غير المحجبات جيدا في طهران
Iran: Iran police in fashion crackdown
Iran's morality police have made several raids in Tehran, in an apparent crackdown on women who flout the strict Islamic dress code.
Iraq: For Iraqi girls, fear and few options
To catch a glimpse of the future of this country, look for a moment through the eyes of teenage girls who are coming of age here in the capital.
Turkey: Court backs Turkish headscarf ban
Turkish state universities have the right to ban Muslim headscarves, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg has ruled.
Uzbekistan: Crackdown on female 'Islamic' dress as part of ongoing campaign against Islamic radicalism
The restrictions take place as official community councils, or makhallas, take on a growing role in providing religious counseling and education to Uzbek believers.
Canada: The Muslim Veil in North America: Issues and Debates
WLUML networker Homa Hoodfar contributes to this book which contains research and commentary on the conditions, issues, debates, and discourse on the hijab in North America and specifically in Canada.
France: Issues related to the headscarf ban
Fatou Sow, Claude Abati and Wassyla Tamzali discuss the current issues of the debate surrounding the banning of headscarves in French schools.
Kenya: Mini-skirt 'ban' worries Kenyans
Anxiety has gripped women in Kenya's port city Mombasa after leaflets hit the streets telling them not to wear mini-skirts or other revealing clothes.
Turkey: Scarf conundrum grips Turkey
As France pushed ahead with its planned school headscarf ban, in Turkey the issue has been the subject of impassioned debate for more than 20 years.
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