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Poland abortion ruling: Police use pepper spray against protesters

BBC News Friday, 23 October 2020
Pepper spray is used against crowds in Warsaw after Thursday's controversial court ruling.
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News video: Stand-off between protesters and police in Warsaw after Poland abortion ruling

Stand-off between protesters and police in Warsaw after Poland abortion ruling 01:35

Protesters clashed with police after the Constitutional Tribunal of Poland ruled that abortion of a deformed foetus is unconstitutional.

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