European Parliament Adopts Pro-Abortion Report but also calls Sex Selection Abortion “Violence against women and girls”

By Marie Smith Editor’s note. This analysis comes from the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues (PNCI) The European Parliament, composed of legislators representing the 28 Member States of the European Union, voted today to adopt the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy Around the World 2013, including paragraphs promoting access to abortion as a …

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European Parliament: Adopts Pro-Abortion Report

By Marie Smith The European Parliament (EP) today passed a resolution adopting the “Tarabella Report.” The report promotes access to abortion as a fundamental right and as part of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) but also affirmed the right of EU Member States to determine national policy on SRHR issues. The EP has …

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