Sunday 17 December 2017

Coalition to Repeal the Eighth supporters join worldwide protest

THE Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment held a lunchtime rally as part of an international day of support for women in countries where abortion is banned or difficult to access.

Supporters dressed in black joined the 'Women Rising in Solidarity 2016' rally on the Rosie Hackett Bridge, Dublin, ahead of the first official meeting of the Citizens' Assembly.

Other countries participating in rallies around the world included Peru, Brazil, Poland, Mexico and Italy.

Irish Independent

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