Indonesia: Abortion

Blogger Ahmad SS Ramadhana estimates that some 2 million Indonesian female undergo abortion every year. Of the number, some 900 of them go through unsafe abortion procedure conducted by untrained personnel. Free sex is said to be one of the main causes of unwanted conception that led to abortion.

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  • disbelieving

    The recent “crackdown” on Clinics performing Abortions in Indonesia occured again yesterday in Jakarta. A Clinic in Central Jakarta was raided by uniformed “Officers” in a another typical case of the enforcement of a draconian law by uneducated, misguided public servants.
    At no time was the wellbeing of the patients considered.

    Indonesia is a Majority Moslem State but recognises all Religions, and this anti Abortion Law must be revised. The “illegal” abortions will continue to occur, so a Clinic that is Government Controlled, Sterile and well Managed would only be positive for the Health of Indonesian Women in General.

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