Monday, July 6, 2009

Obama Administration Calls for Universal Access to Abortion at UN Meeting

by Samantha Singson,

At the United Nations (UN) headquarters last week, the Obama administration continued its push for increased access to legal abortion around the world. The Obama team has introduced language that has thrown a high level negotiation into a roil. The US proposal calls for "universal access" to "sexual and reproductive health services including universal access to family planning."

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