Thailand probes abortion scandal

Several clinics under investigation after more than 2,000 foetuses discovered in Bangkok temple.


    More than 2,000 foetuses have been found dumped in a temple in Bangkok, Thailand's capital, in a police crackdown on illegal abortions.

    Police are investigating several clinics suspected of being involved in the abortions.

    Caroline Malone reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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