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Poland abortion ruling: Protests spread across the country

BBC News Friday, 23 October 2020
Protesters rally in Warsaw and other cities after a court toughens already strict rules.
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News video: Protesters march in Poland against abortion ban

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Tens of thousands of people protested across Poland on Friday in defiance of tight coronavirus restrictions, following Thursday's ruling by the Constitutional Tribunal that imposes a near-total ban on abortion in the predominantly Roman Catholic country. Olivia Chan reports.

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