‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion

‘Hands off women’: Anger in Italy over Salvini’s comments on abortion

Italian medical professionals spoke out on Monday after right-wing opposition leader Matteo Salvini claimed that women go to emergency rooms for abortions because they live an "uncivilised lifestyle".

Ultra-conservative Salvini ally takes over European Affairs job

Ultra-conservative Salvini ally takes over European Affairs job

Pope condemns abortion as use of ‘paid killer’

Pope condemns abortion as use of ‘paid killer’

Thousands join anti-abortion Congress of Families march in Verona

Thousands join anti-abortion Congress of Families march in Verona

Tens of thousands march in Italy against anti-abortion meet

Tens of thousands march in Italy against anti-abortion meet

Pope Francis says abortion is like hiring ‘contract killer’

Pope Francis says abortion is like hiring ‘contract killer’

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

Italy’s new conservative Families Minister had his site hacked with ads for sex drugs

Italy’s new conservative Families Minister had his site hacked with ads for sex drugs

The long road to legal abortion in Italy – and why many women are still denied it

The long road to legal abortion in Italy – and why many women are still denied it

Rome mayor told to remove explicit anti-abortion poster

Rome mayor told to remove explicit anti-abortion poster

‘Ugly act’: Outrage in Italy over discovery of foetus graves marked with mothers’ names

‘Ugly act’: Outrage in Italy over discovery of foetus graves marked with mothers’ names

Bologna priest compares abortion to mafia killings

Bologna priest compares abortion to mafia killings

Italian woman sues hospital after unsuccessful abortion

Italian woman sues hospital after unsuccessful abortion

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

For the first time, Italians will be able to get abortion pills in clinics

An Italian woman was forced to go to 23 hospitals to have an abortion

An Italian woman was forced to go to 23 hospitals to have an abortion

Plan to hire ‘abortion doctors’ at Rome hospital sparks outcry

Plan to hire ‘abortion doctors’ at Rome hospital sparks outcry

The pope said abortion is part of a ‘throwaway culture’

The pope said abortion is part of a ‘throwaway culture’

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’

Pope criticizes women who have abortions ‘to save their looks’

Pope Francis grants priests the right to forgive abortion

Pope Francis grants priests the right to forgive abortion

Getting an abortion ‘too hard’ even though it’s legal in Italy

Getting an abortion ‘too hard’ even though it’s legal in Italy

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Woman dies during abortion in Naples

Woman dies during abortion in Naples

Italian woman gives birth ten days after abortion

Italian woman gives birth ten days after abortion

Archbishop blames Italy’s crisis on abortions

Archbishop blames Italy’s crisis on abortions

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy

Abortion rate higher among foreigners in Italy

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino

Abortion remains a crime in San Marino

Italians: abortions are OK – but not facelifts

Italians: abortions are OK – but not facelifts

Man starved and beat wife to force abortion

Man starved and beat wife to force abortion

Why doctors in Italy refuse to give abortions

Why doctors in Italy refuse to give abortions

Woman ‘induced abortion and drowned baby’

Woman ‘induced abortion and drowned baby’

Woman had abortion and hid foetus

Woman had abortion and hid foetus

Italian doctor ‘refused to assist abortion’

Italian doctor ‘refused to assist abortion’

Rome doctors left woman to abort baby in toilet

Rome doctors left woman to abort baby in toilet

Pope tweets support for US anti-abortion march

Pope tweets support for US anti-abortion march

‘Abortion is a sign of a throwaway culture’: Pope

‘Abortion is a sign of a throwaway culture’: Pope

‘I got into politics after I had an illegal abortion’

‘I got into politics after I had an illegal abortion’

Majority of Piemonte doctors oppose abortion

Majority of Piemonte doctors oppose abortion

Pope calls for ‘mercy’ over abortion

Pope calls for ‘mercy’ over abortion