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Ex-bishop calls for partial ban of the veil in public places

4 days ago   |   By Daily Express

A SENIOR Church of England priest has called for a partial ban on burkas in public as he backed Boris Johnson's criticism of the practice. Pakistani-born Michael Nazir-Ali, former Bishop of Rochester, said the garments should be outlawed in places where people interact.
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