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Sex selective abortions worry Azerbaijanis
Almost 10 percent of female births are prevented due to preferences for boys in a trend that alarms demographers.
MJ del Valle
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 11:42 GMT
America is not as 'divided' on abortion as you think
Despite claims to the contrary, polls show that Americans from all political parties are overwhelmingly pro-choice.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 06:48 GMT
Are Republicans redefining women's rights?
As debate rages over Republican positions on abortion, we ask if a war is being waged on women's right to choose.
Inside Story US 2012
Inside Story: US 2012
Last updated: 29 Aug 2012 14:38 GMT
Reproductive rights and the Republican primary
The extreme wing of the Republican Party wants to pass a law that would deprive women of their personhood.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 17:27 GMT
Impunity cloaks abuse of girls in Jamaica
A recent acquittal of a pastor accused of child sex crimes has focused attention on the violent abuse of young girls.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 18:20 GMT
Forced abortions for Chinese women
Mother tells Al Jazeera how her foetus was terminated at eight months after she violated the one-child policy.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2010 14:19 GMT
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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