Australia lifts parliament ban on face coverings

October 20, 2014 3:58 AM

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Australia lifts parliament ban on face coverings

The Australian government has reversed a decision which would have restricted access to parliament in Canberra for women wearing full-face Islamic veils.

Earlier this month, parliament said anyone visiting the building with their face covered would have to sit in a separate area of the public gallery.

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