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Egyptian-American community activist Rana Abdelhamid demonstrates how to hold one's fist for an attack punch during a self-defense workshop designed for Muslim women in Washington, DC, March 4, 2016 in this handout photo provided by Rawan Elbaba. Picture taken March 4, 2016....
 
AP 23 Feb 2017
Turkey's military has changed its regulations to allow female officers to wear headscarves while on duty, defense...
Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, rejects a headscarf for her meeting Lebanon's Grand Mufti Sheikh Abed el-Lateef Daryan in Beirut, Lebanon February 21, 2017 (Aziz Taher / Reuters).
Reuters 21 Feb 2017
French far-right National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen canceled a meeting on Tuesday with Lebanon's...
 
History made in New York as one designer shows the first-ever collection to feature hijabs in every look
CNN 16 Sep 2016
A Muslim designer made history at New York Fashion Week by showing the first-ever collection to feature hijabs in every...
 French Junior Minister for Family Affairs, Laurence Rossignol
AFP 31 Mar 2016
France's women's rights minister faced growing criticism on Thursday, including calls on social media to resign...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 30 Sep 2015
Cairo University has issued a decision banning female members of its teaching staff from wearing the Islamic full face...
Hend El-Behary 31 Jul 2015
Even though the majority of Egyptian women wear hijab, this summer brings an uncomfortable surprise for them, as they...
Drew Brammer 29 Apr 2015
The veil has yet again been brought to the forefront of ongoing culture wars in Egypt with a campaign to encourage...
Pupils study the Koran on February 11, 2015 at the European Institute of Social Sciences (Institut Europeen des Sciences Humaines, IESH) in Saint-Leger-de-Fougeret, central France
 
AFP 29 Apr 2015
The case of a 15-year-old Muslim girl who was banned from class twice for wearing a long black skirt seen as too openly...
Gaber Asfour
Al-Masry Al-Youm 27 Mar 2015
Former Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour said that the Egyptian identity, like any other identity in the world, consists...
Amany Aly Shawky 08 Jan 2012
The role of religion in defining the relationship between citizens and the state has for some time been mainly limited...