Effects of Abkhazia’s ban on abortion

A year and a half after Abkhazia banned abortion, reportedly to increase the number of births, reports of women’s deaths and pregnancy complications have became more numerous, while the number of babies being born has not increased. Local activists have called on parliament to change the law, which they say discriminates against women.

Full report in OC Media at http://oc-media.org/the-women-affected-by-abkhazias-abortion-ban/