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This article is a valuable summary of Japan’s messy history of abortion. But the small pro-life movement is bringing change.

Pro-life leaders came from various cities in Japan, as well as from elsewhere in Asia.

According to Dr. Ligaya Acosta of Human Life International, the March for Life “is an opportunity to unite across national borders in defense of the natural dignity of humans.”

“Joe Woodard, a pro-life leader based in Hong Kong, agrees that the march is emerging as a key human rights event for Asia.”