Taliban threaten attacks in Belgium for a ban on the wearing of the burqa

militants radical Islamist movement "Taliban" attacks threaten Belgium for a ban on the wearing of the burqa in the country, reports RIA "Novosti" with reference to a Belgian TV channel vtm.According to the data channel reporters, the network has a video in which the Taliban threatened to organize terrorist attacks in the country, as soon as the relevant law will be finally approved.The militants of the radical Islamist movement "Taliban" attacks threaten Belgium for a ban on the wearing of the burqa in the country, reports RIA "Novosti" with reference to a Belgian TV channel vtm.According to the data channel reporters, the network has a video in which the Taliban threatened to organize terrorist attacks in the country, as soon as the relevant law will be finally approved.

On the bill approved by the lower house of parliament last week.It is noteworthy that anti voted none of the deputies, and two abstained.The next discussion of the issue in the upper house.

decision of the Belgian legislature - the

first of its kind in European politics.The law in this case literally no mention of Muslim clothing - according to the text, the ban extends to any headgear covering most of the face.

eve ActingBelgian Foreign Minister Steven Vanakkere explained the motives of such a decision.He said that in the Belgian society is not considered ethical when you can not see the person's face.At the same time, he stressed that one should not confuse the goal of security, which in this case is pursued, and the restriction of religious freedom.

A similar proposal to ban women's clothes that cover the face, also the deputy chairman of the European Parliament Silvana Koch-Mehrin, who is a member of the German Liberal Party "Free Democratic Party of Germany."She called the garment "mobile prisons" and urged them to ban throughout the EU as an encroachment on the freedom of women, which deprives not only the face but also the personality.

Note that memorable Thursday May 5 in this regard there was a precedent in the Italian city of Novara.There's a woman in a burqa was fined 500 euros for wearing clothes that hide the face.The ban on wearing the burqa was introduced in the city in January 2010.