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Ecuador: Scuffles as protesters condemn National Assembly’s vote against decriminalising abortion

2 21.09.2019 Инфо

M/S Protesters running past police officers to presidential palace, Quito
C/U Police trying to put out the fire lighted by protesters
M/S Protesters pushing police
W/S Riot police patrolling area
M/S Protesters shouting and throwing objects at police officers
M/S Activists lighting up fire
W/S Protesters chanting slogans
M/S Banner reading (Spanish): 'There will be the law'
M/S Protesters marching
M/S Activists marching and chanting slongans
M/S Activists running
Minor clashes erupted as protesters in the Ecuadorian capital of Quito took to the streets on Friday to slam Ecuador's National Assembly’s rule not to decriminalise abortion.
Protesters pushed past police to march to the presidential palace as they chanted.
On Tuesday, the Assembly voted against the reform which would have allowed abortions in cases of rape, incest and fetus malformation.