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Boris Johnson quit? Burka ban comments ruled not criminal

Boris Johnson quit? Burka ban comments ruled not criminal

"Any clothing a woman is forced to wear which hides both her beauty and her bruises should be banned and have no place in our liberal, progressive country", she said.

In a column in Monday's Daily Telegraph newspaper, Johnson said women wearing the full face veil looked like "bank robbers" or "letter-boxes", prompting accusations of Islamophobia.

She added that women should be free to wear the burqa if they chose to do so.

Taking to Twitter, the Jaanan actress emphasized a woman's right to wear whatever she feels comfortable in. "If a woman wants to wear a burqa it's her right Mr. #BorisJohnson it is her RIGHT to choose which goes hand in hand with British values", she said.

"Muslim nations are themselves regulating and banning the niqab and burqa - as in both Morocco and Turkey where these coverings are seen as an invasion of Salafist affinities and a risk to national security and societal integrity", she pointed out.

Agent of Arsenal striker Lucas Perez: West Ham a great option
The 29-year-old has signed a three-year deal with the Hammers , having spent the last two seasons with the Gunners. Capped 88 times by Colombia, Sanchez would add experience to a position where West Ham do not have depth.

"It is ridiculous that these views are being attacked - we must not fall into the trap of shutting down the debate on hard issues", a source close to Johnson told reporters. It was the wrong language to use.

"We have to call it out".

Karim said that "Boris is playing to the gallery that exists at the right of the party" and by refusing to apologise was "positioning himself as the great defender of the right some believe they have to say whatever they like with no regard of consequences for others".

Sajjad Karim, the party's representative for North-West England, said Johnson's controversial comments had pushed the boundaries of acceptable political debate and as a result the party had to decide what future it wanted to embrace.

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