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Korean ex-abortionist explains commitment to the pro-life cause

December 15, 2009

In Korea—a country with one of the world’s highest abortion rates—a pro-life movement has set a goal of cutting the number of abortions by two-thirds. One of the movement’s leaders is Dr. Sang-duk Shim, who estimates that he performed about 4,000 abortions before his conversion to the pro-life cause. He explains his new attitude in an interview with MercatorNet.


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  • Posted by: peggyann - Dec. 16, 2009 8:31 AM ET USA

    Let's just keep praying for an end to abortion. Prayer brings about the miracles for which we hope.