According to our local friend brightly coloured headscarves (which are traditionally meant to hide the wearer's features) are a political statement: the wearer supports the political party that wants to tie state and religion closer together (which is not allowed in secular Turkey)
(Büyükada Island, Istanbul, Turkey)
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