League of British Muslims: Niqab 'is just like nuns wearing a habit'
A leading British Muslim organisation has said wearing a full face veil does not affect a teacher's ability to communicate with her class.
Bashir Chaudhry, chairman of the League of British Muslims, was responding to comments made by the former Archbishop of Canterbury.
Rowan Williams believes "panic" expressed over teachers wearing the niqab in class is "largely misplaced".
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