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Landmark move to allow Northern Ireland women access to abortion services in Republic confirmed

The Republic's health minister Simon Harris has confirmed women in the north will be able to access abortion services in the south. He made his comments during the leaders debate at Féile an Phobail on Tuesday evening. Picture by Hugh Russell.
Seanín Graham
WOMEN from Northern Ireland will be able to access abortion services in the Republic, the Irish health minister has confirmed. Minister Simon Harris said while he respects the law in the north he a[...]

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