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Rebecca Gomperts, founder of the Dutch-based Women on Waves Foundation, gives a television interview beside the abortion ship Aurora, rechristened the Sea of Change, while docked in Dublin, June 15, 2001. The converted fishing trawler with a makeshift treatment room welded to its deck, was to offer abortions, which have historically been illegal in Ireland.

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Paul McErlane/Reuters 

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