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Parliamentary question - E-005023/2018Parliamentary question

Safe abortion at risk in Europe

Question for written answer E-005023-18
to the Commission
Rule 130
Sophia in 't Veld (ALDE)

Today, on International Safe Abortion Day, we are witnessing a severe backlash against access to safe abortion in Europe that threatens women’s health and well-being. Research shows that over 43% of pregnancies in Europe are unintended[1]. Women should have non-discriminatory access to legal and safe abortion to prevent unsafe abortions, which put their health at risk. To safeguard women’s right to health, and in line with the EU’s long-standing position in support of safe and legal abortion:

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