Abortion to avoid birth defects is like Nazi eugenics – pope

FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis looks on during his pastoral visit in Alessano, southern Italy, April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi/File Photo

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope 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 […]

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