European leaders decry US restriction of abortion rights

US Supreme Court ruling adds to sense that America is out of step with other modern democracies.

BY DAVID M. HERSZENHORN
June 25, 2022

European leaders are voicing dismay and outrage about the U.S. Supreme Court decision stripping the legal right for women to obtain an abortion.

“Making abortions illegal isn’t pro-life. It’s anti-choice,” Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel tweeted. “It’s a social & economic injustice. And just so, so wrong. Reproductive rights are not just women’s rights. They are human rights. So let’s all stand up for them.”

Continued: https://www.politico.eu/article/europe-leaders-decry-us-restriction-abortion-rights-supreme-court/