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Abortion - Medical termination of Pregnancy(MTP)


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Abortion ban deemed "unconstitutional" in South Korea

29 April 2019

On Thursday, the Constitutional Court of South Korea in Seoul ordered the abortion ban, which it deems unconstitutional, to be lifted and called for new...

Abortion: the "heartbeat bill" passed in Georgia

15 April 2019

On 30 March, Georgia lawmakers voted to ban abortion “as soon as a heartbeat is detected in the embryo ", as early as the sixth week of pregnancy. The measure...

A pregnant women bearing a little girl with Down syndrome offered an abortion by her doctor

15 April 2019

"The doctor asked me if this baby was planned and said: ‘You’re young, so why would you want to keep this baby when your chances of having another baby with...

US, $1.7 million awarded to an anti-abortion organization

15 April 2019

In the U.S., the Trump Administration has awarded a grant of $5.1 million for the next three years, including $1.7 million for this year, to the non-profit...


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