A watchdog monitoring hate crimes in britain has announced that several muslim women have been attacked since earlier this week after former foreign minister boris johnson wrote a controversial article and compared women wearing burqa to letterboxes and bank robbers. Johnson has faced calls to apologize after he said, in an opinion piece published in the daily telegraph, that muslim women wearing burqas look like “letter boxes” and compared them to “bank. 100 british muslim women who wear a burka or niqab have written to conservative chair brandon lewis, demanding boris johnson be kicked out of the party the letter, seen exclusively by sky news.
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Last month, former foreign secretary boris johnson penned an article on the burka which received a lot of backlash as he made comparisons to 'bank robbers' and 'letterboxes. Ansari is one of five muslim women who have agreed to talk to me about their experiences and the potential impact of boris johnson’s derogatory comments about the niqab (he used the word burqa. On sunday, british former foreign secretary boris johnson remarked that muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes and compared them to bank robbers and armeena khan's not having any of it the british-pakistani actor tweeted that the former foreign secretary was restricting freedom of choice by his words and dictating what women should wear.