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Latin America still has some of the world's strongest laws protecting the child in the womb. Abortion advocates say that poor and indigenous women living in rural areas are disproportionately affected by "unwanted" pregnancies and "unsafe" abortions.Of course, defenders of the lives of both the women and the children call for a different way of solving the challenge. They insist that every abortion is lethal for the child.
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