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France face veil ban provokes heated debate

As France becomes the first European country to make it illegal for Muslim women to cover their faces with veils in public, Jeremy Paxman is joined by Professor Tariq Ramadan, author Sam Harris, and columnist Mona Eltahawy to debate if it is right to prevent people from expressing their faith in public ways.

Broadcast on Monday 11 April 2011.

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