World She wore a face veil to a Paris opera. They asked her to leave

A woman in full niqab was asked to remove her full-face veil – or leave a performance of La Traviata in Paris earlier this month. Besides France, how many other countries – and US states – ban full-face veils? 

By , Staff writer

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The Opera Bastille in Paris ejected a woman who was wearing a full face veil apparently after members of the cast said they would not go on with the show until she was removed.