'It's a pretty good joke' Mr Bean star Rowan Atkinson defends Boris in burka row

UNDERFIRE politician Boris Johnson has found an unlikely supporter in his row about women wearing burkas.

Mr Bean and Blackadder star Rowan Atkinson, 63, has defended the ex-Foreign Secretary as he faces an investigation for his controversial comments.

Ex-Mayor of London Boris, 54, said in his Daily Telegraph column Muslim women who wear a burka "look like letterboxes", comparing them to "bank robbers".

The burka covers a woman's entire body and face, leaving just the eyes visible.

Boris was referring to plans to introduce a burka ban in...
source: Daily Star

2018-08-10 06:02
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