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Annual Abortion Rights March Held in Dublin Ahead of 2018 Referendum. Credit – Twitter/Joey via Storyful

Irish abortion-rights campaigners took half in the sixth annual “March for Choice” in Dublin on September 30, calling for the repeal of the Eighth Amendment to the Irish structure. Events had been additionally held by Irish teams dwelling overseas. Abortion-rights activists say the Eighth Amendment, which acknowledges the correct to life of the unborn as equal to that of the mom, infringes on girls’s human rights. It was added to the structure in 1983, after it was authorized by referendum. Abortion is simply authorized in Ireland when a pregnant lady’s life is deemed to be in danger. Abortion-rights teams estimate than greater than 5,000 girls journey from Ireland abroad yearly to bear the process. Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar just lately introduced referendum can be held on the Eighth Amendment in 2018. Credit: Twitter/Joey via Storyful

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