Dutch abortion medics protest violence against clinics, women

Amsterdam, June 30: Employees of abortion clinics in the Netherlands will hold a minute of silence on July 1 to raise awareness about violence against women seeking abortions and against the doctors and clinics conducting them.

“This is a silent protest against those who are violent against women who want to undergo an abortion and their physicians,” Thea Schipper, director of the Bea Huis en Bloemenkliniek which performs abortions, told the Agencies.