One year on: What happened after Denmark’s ‘burqa ban’ came into force?

One year on: What happened after Denmark’s ‘burqa ban’ came into force?

A controversial ban on wearing face-masking garments in public, widely referred to as the ‘burqa ban’, came into effect in Denmark on August 1st last year.

First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil

First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil

Women defiant as Danish ban on full-face veil takes effect

Women defiant as Danish ban on full-face veil takes effect

Danish parliament passes ban on burqa and niqab

Danish parliament passes ban on burqa and niqab

‘Because I have children and I don’t want to get into problems, I will remove my veil’

‘Because I have children and I don’t want to get into problems, I will remove my veil’

Danish party corrects spokesperson on burqa ban

Danish party corrects spokesperson on burqa ban

EU court rules workplace headscarf ban is legal

EU court rules workplace headscarf ban is legal

Danish school tells Muslims they can’t pray

Danish school tells Muslims they can’t pray

Danish school bars Muslim students from wearing niqab

Danish school bars Muslim students from wearing niqab