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Demonstrators attend a protest in favour of legalising abortion outside the Congress while lawmakers debate an abortion bill in Buenos Aires

Argentina Lower House Passes Legal Abortion Bill in Tight Vote

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) The lower house of Argentina's Congress on Thursday narrowly passed a bill to legalize abortion through 14 weeks of pregnancy after...
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald and Michelle O'Neill leader of Sinn Fein in Northern Ireland hold up a placard as they celebrate the result of yesterday's referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin

Northern Ireland Rally Calls on Britain’s May to Ease Abortion Rules

BELFAST (Reuters) Hundreds of women's rights activist rallied in Belfast on Monday to put pressure on British Prime Minister Theresa May to reform Northern...
British musician Elton John attends a charity event to support innovative HIV prevention and to raise awareness about AIDS in Kiev

Elton John Says Ireland Abortion Vote Shows Mindsets Can Change

By Matthias Williams KIEV (Reuters) Elton John, on a visit to Ukraine to raise awareness about AIDS, said Ireland's vote to liberalize its abortion laws...
Messages are left at a memorial to Savita Halappanavar a day after an Abortion Referendum to liberalise abortion laws was passed by popular vote, in Dublin

Ireland Quietly Comes to Terms with Dramatic Change after Abortion Vote

By Padraic Halpin and Conor Humphries DUBLIN (Reuters) Irish people paid homage on Sunday to an Indian immigrant woman whose death inspired a historic vote...
Women celebrate the result of yesterday's referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin

Ireland Ends Abortion Ban as ‘Quiet Revolution’ Transforms Country

By Padraic Halpin and Conor Humphries DUBLIN (Reuters) Ireland's prime minister on Saturday hailed the culmination of "a quiet revolution" in what was once one of...
A woman walks past a Pro-Choice mural on the side of a building ahead of a 25th May referendum on abortion law

Support for Repealing Irish Abortion Laws Rises Days from Vote

DUBLIN (Reuters) Irish voters who favour liberalising the country's abortion laws increased their lead in two opinion polls published on Sunday, reversing a trend...