Posted by: APO | 30 August 2016

UN Human Rights Arm welcomes France’s Court Ruling to suspend Seaside Ban on Burkini

The United Nations human rights wing today welcomed last Friday’s decision by France’s highest administrative court to suspend the ban on “inappropriate” beachwear, which was adopted by a seaside town and had been widely interpreted as targeting the burkini and other forms of dress worn by Muslim women. “We call on the authorities in all the other French sea-side towns and resorts that have… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/un-human-rights-arm-welcomes-frances-court-ruling-to-suspend-seaside-ban-on-burkini?lang=en


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