Above 200 people gathered outside the French Embassy to apply for legal protection and asylum to health reform abortion law. Through this symbolic act, platform Deciding us free has presented a 220 “asylum” and denounced the draft “ends the freedom that current law gives women decided tor”. During the action chanted slogans like “Abortion Non-free die” - “We parimos, we decided”.
In the words of the spokeswoman Isabel Serrano, ”this law would be a reverse, women return aa clandestine abortions and would return the abortion tourism“. Moreover, the reform creates a legal uncertainty for healthcare professionals, due to return to the assumptions and the need for medical reports that endorse.
This initiative is part of a campaign in response to the Executive that for several platforms at the state level are being conducted to address this law reform. The next 1 February will reach the Atocha Station Freedom Train to deliver in the Congress of Deputies manifesto “Because I choose to” and 8 February is preparing a protest nationwide.
In recent weeks have occurred at European and international solidarity actions with women's organizations, civil society and Spanish medical organizations defending the right of women to decide.