Pro-choice protests in US find support among Chinese

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Protesters in the United States rallying against the Supreme Court's reported intention to remove federal protection for abortion rights have found support in China, a country that the US has repeatedly accused of human rights violations.

Chinese netizens have expressed disbelief at the latest controversy in the US over whether women have the right to choose to be mothers, given that the procedure is widely available in China.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 14, 2022, with the headline Pro-choice protests in US find support among Chinese. Subscribe