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WATCH: Polls open for Ireland's abortion referendum

Voting is under way in Ireland as citizens decide whether to liberalise one of Europe's strictest abortion regimes. Polls for the historic referendum opened across the country at 7am, with voters opting to either retain or repeal the Eighth Amendment of the state's constitution, which prohibits terminations unless a mother's life is in danger.

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