Is the burka compatible with our values? Is it degrading to women? Should it be completely banned? These were the questions posed to participants as part of Luxemburger Wort's PolitMonitor survey.

Answered by both Luxembourgers and foreign residents, the results pretty much correlated each other. 57 percent of Luxembourgers and 65 percent of foreign residents said they "totally agree".

At the other end of the scale, the figures fluctuate between the two sets of participants. "Totally disagree", said nine percent of Luxembourgers while the figure was only three percent for foreigners. "I'm unable to judge", said 11 percent of foreigners but only five percent of Luxembourgers.

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