9 Tweets That Sum Up How People In Dubai Feel About The Whole Burkini Story

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The incident in France this week where police officers forced a women to remove her burkini on a public beach triggered off a global debate on the matter. Not least, as many pointed out, the difference between rules and attitudes in various countries. In Dubai, no rule is enforced, on the beaches here is it's equally common and acceptable to wear a burkini as it is a bikini. 

People in Dubai reacted in various ways, some poking fun at the incident and others disgusted with the treatment of this lady. 

'World gone mad'

When you put it like that

Apparently the burkini was invented in Australia

Strong views. 

'What about that guy?'  

Clothes on or off? #Confusion


What about mankinis?

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Richard Fitzgerald

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