The eldest son of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, José Ramón López Beltrán, celebrated in their social networks the decriminalization of abortion in Argentina.
Early this Wednesday, the Senate of Argentina approved the legalization for the practice of abortion until the 14th week of gestation; While voting was taking place, the session was followed internationally.
With 38 votes in favor, 29 against and one abstention, the Argentine senators endorsed the call Voluntary termination of pregnancy (IVE), so Argentina joins Uruguay, Cuba and Guyana, the only three countries in Latin America where abortion is legal. In Mexico, it is only legal in the capital.
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José Ramón López noted that the event represents a breakthrough for the South American country and noted that “It’s our turn”, making reference to Mexico.
“Great advance for the decriminalization of abortion in Argentina. Now we have to” “Decriminalization and legalization of abortion.”
Great advance for the decriminalization of abortion in. It’s our turn.
– José Ramón (@ 30jr39) December 30, 2020