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This Woman Just Took The Citizenship Oath In A Niqab And The Sky Didn't Fall

Zunera Ishaq is now a Canadian citizen.

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But Ishaq's victory came to a head today when she was sworn in as a Canadian citizen, niqab firmly in place.

Zunera Ishaq, the woman at the centre of the niqab controversy, has just become a Canadian citizen.

Lauren Strapagiel is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Toronto, Canada.

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