A Muslim Uighur woman who’s more than six months pregnant remained under watch in a hospital in China’s far northwest Friday awaiting a forced abortion by authorities who don’t want her to have a third child.

China maintains a one-child-per-family rule on majority Han Chinese, with more flexible rules for ethnic minorities, to contain its massive population of 1.3 billion citizens.

Those who violate the rule must pay large fines, although reports of officials ordering forced abortions in rural and semirural areas are fairly common.

Read full article: McClatchy Newspapers via Japundit

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5 thoughts on “China is Forcing 6-months Pregnant Woman to Abort

  1. This is wonderful. It is good to know that China is enforcing their 1 child per family rule. Something the U.S. should be doing as well.

    She already had 2 children, meaning that they were fairly lenient with her already.

    1. This kind of enforcement is quite extreme. The population of the US is relatively small compared to China, but I agree that parents should be more responsible regarding number of children they can afford as we’ve seen in recent news.

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