Bills on lifting near-total abortion ban in Poland cross first hurdle | EUROtoday

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Polish lawmakers voted Friday to maneuver ahead with proposals to elevate a near-total ban on abortion, a divisive challenge within the historically Roman Catholic nation, which has one of the crucial restrictive legal guidelines in Europe. Members of the decrease home of parliament, the Sejm, voted to work on 4 separate payments. Two of them suggest legalising abortion by the twelfth week of being pregnant, according to European norms. FRANCE 24’s Adrien Sarlat reviews.