French Muslims meet as Hollande prepares wider hijab ban
France’s largest Islamic grouping meets
this weekend at Le Bourget, north of Paris, as the government prepares
to extend the ban on Islamic headscarves in educational establishments, a
move many Muslims feel would be discriminatory.
Organised by the Union of Islamic Organisations of France (UOIF) the Le
Bourget conference is a key event in the Muslim calendar but often