Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses a land reform event in Manila on August 27. Photo: AP

Duterte blasts Iceland’s abortion law, hopes country will ‘freeze in time’

  • Philippine President said Iceland, which introduced a UN resolution to investigate his war on drugs, was concerned about human rights but allowed abortions until the end of the 22nd week of pregnancy
  • Abortion is illegal in the Philippines, but an estimated 600,000 women have abortions every year
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses a land reform event in Manila on August 27. Photo: AP
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