Following the deadly terror attacks in Brussels, Parliament today debated enforcing a travel ban on imams who have in the past encouraged anti-democracy and anti-Western sentiment. However, experts warn that the measures could backfire, TV2 reports.

Persona non grata

Journalist, author and commentator Deniz Serinci believes the ban will be useless at best – and may even prove counterproductive.

"If we ban certain imams from entering the country, they can use that as an example that our society has double standards," he told TV2.

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