British provider to post abortion pills to ensure Northern Irish women have access

BELFAST (Reuters) - Britain’s leading provider of abortions said it will offer abortion pills to women in Northern Ireland by post to avoid them having to travel to England by ferry now that the coronavirus pandemic has closed air traffic.

Although abortion was decriminalised in Northern Ireland last year, it remains unavailable in the British region after the local health ministry missed an April 1 deadline to begin providing terminations.

That left the British...
source: Reuters

2020-04-10 00:59
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