Denmark also wants to ban burqa and niqab

All three governing parties are for.

Denmark's centre-right government wants to ban burkas and niqabs clothing as gezichtsbedekkende. All three governing parties are for. The intended ban in Denmark concerns all facial covering in public.

In Austria it is forbidden in public since Sunday to cover the face. There is the law for burkas and niqab's, but it is also forbidden to for example without medical need to go down the street with a mouth mask or masks if it is no Carnival.