Claims British aid money is being spent on funding illegal abortions in Kenya must be investigated, says pro-life campaigning peer

Dec 3, 2018 by

by Ian Drury, Mailonline:

Claims that British aid money is being used to fund illegal abortions in Kenya must be investigated, a cross-bench peer has demanded.

Lord Alton of Liverpool has called on the Government to carry out an urgent review of UK-funded abortion services in the impoverished East African country.

Marie Stopes International (MSI) was last week banned by the Kenyan government amid claims it was offering abortion services outside the country’s current laws.

The charity, which claims the move will drive thousands of women and girls to risk their lives in backstreet clinics, receives millions of pounds of British taxpayers’ money.

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