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World - International
5/22/2022 3:56:58 PM
Afghanistan's Taliban rulers on Sunday began enforcing an order requiring all female TV news anchors in the country to cover their faces while on-air. The move is part of a hard-line shift drawing condemnation from rights activists.

World - International
5/22/2022 10:05:17 AM
Women presenters on Afghanistan's leading news channels went on air Sunday with their faces covered, a day after defying a Taliban order to conceal their appearance on television.

World - International
1/19/2022 7:11:25 PM
The Biden administration will begin making 400 million N95 masks available for free to US residents starting next week, now that federal officials are emphasizing their better protection against the omicron variant of COVID-19 over cloth face coverings.

World - International
9/5/2021 5:12:42 PM
The decree applies to private colleges and universities, which have mushroomed since the Taliban's first rule ended in 2001

World - International
3/7/2021 9:15:00 AM
The Swiss government opposes the measure and says that people covering their faces is a 'marginal' issue

World - International
4/14/2020 10:29:10 AM
Detainees in at least four states say they have been denied masks, even as the White House has urged face coverings in public

World - International
7/29/2011 3:25:40 PM
A terrorism-monitoring organization says jihadists are threatening Belgium for banning the wearing of face-covering burqas in public