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Syria ‘Bans’ The Fashion Forward Burqa As Britain Embraces Muslim Punk

by | 20th, July 2010

THE Daily Star says Syria has banned the burqa. Syria is the first Muslim county to ban the challenging burqa, the outfit of what media watchers are callign the New Punk (or soon will be)..

Only, it hasn’t. Syria has banned teachers from wearing the face veiling niqab. Syria’s education minister, Ali Saad, says:

“Education in Syrian schools follows an objective, secular methodology and this is undermined by wearing the face veil.”

Intolerance will not be tolerated! Syria leads the way in enlightenment and understanding. Ban the teachers!

Or as the Star puts it:

SYRIA has become the first Muslim country to ban the burka, claiming the face mask encourages Islamic extremism. The Middle East country has outlawed the controversial clothing which has also been called degrading to women.

The Star makes no mention of the teachers. The ban appears to be total. And if Syria, with its funding of Hezbollah the Nazi saluting ‘Party of God’ can see

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