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Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Soccer spat goes global

The supreme authority of world soccer will tackle the question of hijabs on the playing field Saturday in Manchester, England.

The group's turf includes Quebec, where the Islamic head scarves are banned....

On Sunday, 11-year-old Asmahan (Azzy) Mansour of Nepean, Ont., a Muslim, was ordered from the game by a Muslim referee for wearing her hijab during a match at an indoor tournament in Laval that drew 290 teams. [Link]

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