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Poland abortion ruling: Police use pepper spray against protesters – BBC News

Pepper spray is used against crowds in Warsaw after Thursday’s controversial court ruling.

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image captionThere were clashes near the home of deputy prime minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski
Police in Poland have used pepper spray against hundreds of people protesting in Warsaw against a court ruling that almost completely bans abortions.
Protesters clashed with riot police outside the home of Deputy Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski.
It follows Thursday’s ruling from the top court that ending the life of a deformed foetus is unconstitutional.
It means abortion is only valid in cases of rape or…

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