Trump Revives Ban on Foreign Aid to Groups That Give Abortion Counseling

January 24, 2017

United States law already prohibits the use of American taxpayer dollars for abortion services anywhere, including in countries where the procedure is legal. But Mr. Trump’s order takes the prohibition further: It freezes funding to nongovernmental organizations in poor countries if they offer abortion counseling or if they advocate the right to seek abortion in their countries.

Read more at: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/23/world/trump-ban-foreign-aid-abortions.html?_r=0


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