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British Muslim Women React To France's Burkini Ban

"It sends a very, very dangerous message to the world."

25/08/2016 11:45 | Updated 25 August 2016

A number of beaches in France have barred women from wearing burkinis, in the wake of deadly terror attacks on Nice and a Catholic church in France.

Following the ban, pictures emerged of French police forcing a woman on a beach in Nice to remove some of her clothing.

The police, who were armed, stood over the solitary woman as she removes her long-sleeved blue shirt.

We spoke to four British Muslim women who told us what they thought of France’s burkini ban.

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