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People sunbath and refresh in the sea near the beach in the French southeastern city of Cannes on August 15, 2012. AFP PHOTO / JEAN CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET (Photo credit should read JEAN CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET/AFP/GettyImages)
People sunbath and refresh in the sea near the beach in the French southeastern city of Cannes on August 15, 2012. AFP PHOTO / JEAN CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET (Photo credit should read JEAN CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET/AFP/GettyImages)

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A French mayor on the island of Corsica has banned burkinis, the bathing suit worn by some Muslim women. CNN's Hala Gorani takes a look at the controversy surrounding the beach attire.

Bathing suit banned after brawl

A French mayor on the island of Corsica has banned burkinis, the bathing suit worn by some Muslim women. CNN's Hala Gorani takes a look at the controversy surrounding the beach attire.