Argentina votes against abortion bill

A Bill legalising abortion was approved by Argentina’s Lower House months ago but was voted against by the senators. The Bill had 38 senators against and 31 in favour and 2 abstentions Fireworks and shouts of joy erupted among the anti-abortion activists.

They were against legalising abortion in the homeland of Pope Francis.This move was condemned by Amnesty International which held that Argentina had wasted a historic opportunity.