MILAN, Dec 23 ( – Women who feel they must abort their babies for financial reasons are being given an option to avoid abortion in Milan. The Italian city has offered to support women who decide to allow their babies to live with about $775 (Canadian) per month. Reuters reported that Girolamo Sirchia, the head of social services in Milan explained, “our aim is to safeguard the maternity of needy people and to avoid abortions for economic reasons.” 

With files from Pro-Life E-news.