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France Vows Not to Revoke Scarf Law

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France Vows Not to Revoke Scarf Law

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France Vows Not to Revoke Scarf Law

France Vows Not to Revoke Scarf Law

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Thousands have taken to the streets of Paris to show their support for two French journalists being held hostage in Iraq. The group holding the men has given France until Monday night to lift a ban on Muslim headscarves in state schools. The government says it will not drop the law. Eleanor Beardsley reports.