Irish government urged to ease abortion law

Pressure follows recent case of a woman who was refused an abortion which could have saved her life.

    Ireland's government is under pressure to ease its law banning abortions.

    The call follows the recent case of a woman who was refused an abortion which could have saved her life.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from Galway.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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