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French Uproar Creates Opportunity for Israeli Burkini Makers

France's burkini controversy is boosting the bottom line for Israeli makers of modest women's swimwear. The country, home to large populations of conservative Jewish and Muslim women, has cultivated a local industry of modest swimsuits, and the full-body outfits that have caused uproar in France have been a common sight on Israeli beaches for several years. Marci Rapp was among the first to enter the industry after she moved to Jerusalem from Toronto in 2008. The warm...

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