Sri Lanka Institutes Burka Ban In Response To Bombings

2

As of Monday, Muslim women in Sri Lanka will no longer be allowed to wear face veils in public. All types of face coverings that could hide someone’s identity are now banned in the country under an emergency law.

The measure was imposed a week after more than 250 people were killed in a series of bombings that targeted churches and hotels.

The concern of further attacks comes amid warnings from both local officials and the U.S. Embassy that more attacks could be imminent.

Read more at Slate.

{Matzav.com}

2 COMMENTS

  1. This should be implemented immediately all over the world, including Israel, as it’s very dangerous. Never know what kind of animals are lurking beneath these burkas. Why wait for disaster?

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here