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Include abortion in EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, European Parliament demands

July 08, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: In a 324-155 vote, the European Parliament passed a resolution calling for abortion to be added to the EU’s Charter of Fundamental Rights.

Expressing their “support for women and girls in the US, as well as to those involved in both providing and advocating for the right and access to legal and safe abortion care in such challenging circumstances,” the European lawmakers called on the US Congress to “pass a bill that would protect abortion at federal level.”

The lawmakers also called on “member states to decriminalize abortion, and to remove and combat the remaining legal, financial, social and practical restrictions still hampering access in some member states.”

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  • Posted by: jalsardl5053 - Jul. 08, 2022 7:10 PM ET USA

    The astounding fury and grim reactions over an event absolutely right and correct can only be accounted for by calling out the devil: the master of lies; and the abortion issue has been laced and supported by lies since day 1.