Washington: Earlier this month, Denmark became the fifth country in Europe to introduce a ban on face coverings in public places.
- Rebecca Tan
- The Age
- Washington Post
The policy is widely viewed as being targeted at Muslim women who wear veils such as the niqab.
Despite protests in the capital, Copenhagen, police have started enforcing the law in earnest.
Police fined the Muslim woman $US156 ($214).
Legislation around full-…