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Muslim Council: women cannot debate wearing veil
by Andrew Gilligan
The body which claims to be the voice of Britain's Muslims has told women that wearing the veil is "not open to debate".
The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said that not covering the face is a "shortcoming" and suggested that any Muslims who advocate being uncovered could be guilty of rejecting Islam.
In a statement published on its website the MCB, warns: "We advise all Muslims to exercise extreme caution on this issue, since denying any part of Islam may lead to disbelief.
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