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Leila Kallal from Zeeland filed a report of discrimination on Saturday with police in Roosendaal after being refused an internship.

She claims to have been denied an internship because she wanted to wear a Hijab. The 18-year old muslim woman told the ANP that she explained her situation to the police. The report, along with other documents, will go to the public prosecutor.

An employment agency in Roosendaal did not want to work with the girl because she may want to wear a head scarf, or hijab, while working. The agency said that it was a misunderstanding.


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