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Abortion to avoid birth defects is like Nazi eugenics pope

Abortion to avoid birth defects is like Nazi eugenics: popePope Francis on Saturday called the practice of having an abortion after pre-natal tests have discovered possible birth defects a version of Nazi attempts to create a pure race by eliminating the weakest. Francis made the comparison in a long, off-the-cuff address to a members of a confederation of Italian family associations. Francis then spoke of pre-natal tests to determine if a fetus has any illnesses or malformations.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/abortion-avoid-birth-defects-nazi-eugenics-pope-010328912.html

Austria calls on Germany to clarify spying allegations

Austria calls on Germany to clarify spying allegationsAustria called on Germany Saturday to clarify new allegations that its secret service systematically spied on politicians, international organisations and companies on Austrian territory, as reported by two national newspapers. Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen called for "full clarification" from the German authorities, while Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz urged Berlin to "cooperate properly" in shedding light on newspaper reports regarding the past activities of the federal intelligence service, the BND.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/austria-calls-germany-clarify-spying-allegations-194320155.html



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