Austria just recently implemented a nationwide ban on full-face veils. The said move has since received a lot of reaction, not only among local residents but also from netizens everywhere.In particular, the viral photos of a Muslim woman being forced by police officers to remove her veil have become a center of discussion for many, regarding the topic. According to reports, items that conceal the face in public places, “such as the full Islamic veil, medical masks and scarves to cover faces have been outlawed” in Austria, wrote the DailyMail.
2She was caught by the authorities in the town of Zell am See.
Vienna officials have earlier made an announcement saying:
“Acceptance and respect of Austrian values are basic conditions for successful cohabitation between the majority Austrian population and people from third countries living in Austria.”