Iraq 2004 Muslim women

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Iraq. Baghdad. Al Alweya Club. National council for women. Women conference on women issues. Policewomen and children. The policewomen wears a cap and the hidjab on their heads to cover their hair. The word hijab (or hidjab) refers to both the veil covering the head and traditionally worn by muslim women (Islamic headscarf), but also the  modest muslim styles of dress in general. 21.02.04 © 2004 Didier Ruef