Under current law abortion is strictly forbidden In Chile. Hundreds have protested for the legalization, yesterday. Some even demonstrated half-naked to show their outcry.
Hundreds of thousands of Argentines had campaigned to completely decriminalize abortion in the predominantly Catholic country. Abortion is currently allowed if a woman has been raped or her health is at risk.
Argentina's Senate faces a historic vote to legalize abortion. Its youth have been especially vocal about it, with many young women and girls especially defying Catholic values in Pope Francis's home country.
Thousands gathered in Dublin on Saturday for a major anti-abortion rally. The predominately Catholic nation will vote in a referendum on May 25 on whether to amend the constitution to legalize abortion.
Amnesty International has called on Warsaw to "protect the right" to freedom of assembly. Judges have warned of mounting pressure to back authorities, saying "it is very difficult to work in these conditions."
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