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Amra Babic, the newly elected mayor of the central Bosnian town of Visoko, sits in her office in Visoko on October 9, 2012. The small Bosnian town of Visoko, near the capital Sarajevo, elected on October 7 the first mayor wearing a hijab headscarf not only in Bosnia, but also in Europe, the electoral commission (CIK) said October 9. Babic, 43, of the Party of Democratic Action (SDA), the main Muslim party in Bosnia, who regularly wears the hijab, won 30 percent of votes in local elections in the town of some 40,000 inhabitants. AFP PHOTO / ELVIS BARUKCIC (Photo credit should read ELVIS BARUKCIC/AFP/GettyImages)
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Amra Babic, the newly elected mayor of the central Bosnian town of Visoko, sits in her office in Visoko on October 9, 2012. The small Bosnian town of Visoko, near the capital Sarajevo, elected on October 7 the first mayor wearing a hijab headscarf not only in Bosnia, but also in Europe, the electoral commission (CIK) said October 9. Babic, 43, of the Party of Democratic Action (SDA), the main Muslim party in Bosnia, who regularly wears the hijab, won 30 percent of votes in local elections in the town of some 40,000 inhabitants. AFP PHOTO / ELVIS BARUKCIC (Photo credit should read ELVIS BARUKCIC/AFP/GettyImages)
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October 09, 2012
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Amra Babic the newly elected mayor of the central Bosnian town of... News Photo 153798923Bosnia and Hercegovina,Center,Election,Horizontal,Mayor,New,Office,Politics,Sitting,TownPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAmra Babic, the newly elected mayor of the central Bosnian town of Visoko, sits in her office in Visoko on October 9, 2012. The small Bosnian town of Visoko, near the capital Sarajevo, elected on October 7 the first mayor wearing a hijab headscarf not only in Bosnia, but also in Europe, the electoral commission (CIK) said October 9. Babic, 43, of the Party of Democratic Action (SDA), the main Muslim party in Bosnia, who regularly wears the hijab, won 30 percent of votes in local elections in the town of some 40,000 inhabitants. AFP PHOTO / ELVIS BARUKCIC (Photo credit should read ELVIS BARUKCIC/AFP/GettyImages)