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The Progress Party (FrP) has come with its own contribution to the current public "debate" about Muslims in Norway. FrP would like to promote religious freedom by being more restrictive.

Per-Willy Amundsen, the Party's spokesman on immigration policy, says they want to prohibit burka-wearing in public.

"We'd like to propose a legislation change as soon as possible; perhaps as early as next week," he tells VG.


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