Celebration as Argentina legalises abortion
31 December 2020 | 11:00 am
Pro-choice activists celebrate outside the Argentinian parliament building after the Senate approved a bill to legalize abortion that will allow voluntary terminations up to 14 weeks of pregnancy. The landmark bill in the country of 44 million succeeded despite strong opposition from Evangelical Christians and traditional Roman Catholics -- with Pope Francis tweeting his tacit disapproval of change ahead of the vote.
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