Danish Conservatives Call for Burqa Ban

The immigration spokesman for Denmark’s Conservative Party is calling for a ban on the wearing of burqas in public: Naser-Khader, a Danish MP of Syrian-Palestinian origins says “We simply can’t accept that some of our citizens walk around with their faces covered”.



Grade: C

Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000

Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening

Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense