Media coverage Pakistan 2010

 

Here is a sample of the press coverage following the launch of the safe abortion hotline in Pakistan.

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Links Press

Radio Netherlands Worldwide:
Pakistan: Abortion pill replaces hot oil and coat hangers
www.rnw.nl/english/article/pakistan-abortion-pill-replaces-hot-oil-and-coat-hangers

The Independant (UK):
Abortion hotline in Pakistan faces violent opposition
www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/abortion-hotline-in-pakistan-faces-violent-opposition-2011540.html

Newstrack India:
Abortion hotline in Pakistan faces criticism
www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/165763

European Pro-Choice Network:
europeanprochoicenetwork.wordpress.com/2010/06/25/“suhaile-misoprostol-hotline-launch-in-pakistan”/

The Huffington Post:
www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/06/28/pakistani-abortion-hotlin_n_627951.html

PBS Wideangle:
www.pbs.org/wnet/wideangle/blog/world-links-blood-phones-abortion-hotline-in-pakistan/5838/

De Verdieping Trouw:
Women on Waves Promoot in Pakistan Legale 'abortuspil'
June 26, 2010, pg. 4
www.trouw.nl/digitalekrant/

Ms Magazine www.msmagazine.com/news/uswirestory.asp?ID=12477

Atremisa Noticias:
Pakistán: Lanzan línea de atención telefónica sobre Misoprostol
www.artemisanoticias.com.ar/site/notas.asp?id=51&idnota=7066

Radio

BBC downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/globalnews/globalnews_20100629-0328a.mp3

Blogs:

www.blowe.org.uk/2010/06/ihrc-and-right-to-abortion-information.html

alisonclarke.typepad.com/womens_news/2010/06/abortion-hotline-set-up-in-pakistan-condemned-as-colonial.html

timesdailyblog.com/2010/06/28/pakistani-abortion-hotline-faces-violent-opposition-from-islamic-groups/

countusout.wordpress.com/2010/06/26/pakistan-abortion-pill-misoprostol-replaces-hot-oil-and-coat-hangers/

www.clpl-india.com/misoprostol-hotline-launch-in-pakistan.html

inimu.com/berita/2010/06/27/aksi-kontroversial-kampanye-aborsi-via-telepon/

www.rhrealitycheck.org/node/13762

womensrights.change.org/blog/view/abortion_hotline_threatened_in_pakistan