30 March 2009

Driver kicks niqab wearing woman off bus

A woman wearing a Muslim veil was kicked off a bus Monday, after she got on an Arriva bus with her husband and children in Aarhus (Denmark), reports Ã…rhus Stiftstidende.

The driver said he doesn't drive women with a veil since he doesn't drive masked passengers and refused to continue unless the woman got off. The woman and her family are originally from Algeria. She wears a veil and niqab, which covers her face. [Islam in Europe] Read more