The decision is the implementation of election promises made during the presidential campaign.
“In no case should abortion be promoted as a method of family planning,” the document says.
“I will be overturning this ridiculous order immediately!” Trump tweeted on Friday.
Christians remain the religious group facing the largest scale of persecution worldwide.
The American vice president outlined various pro-life agenda items that President Trump accomplished since taking office.
Open Doors USA teamed up with the refugee resettlement agency World Relief to release this new report.
Believers in many countries face severe challenges, according to the State Department’s Report on International Religious Freedom.
U.S. bishops emphasise that ethical considerations should always be taken into account when it comes to legal procedures.
In 2019 International Religious Freedom Report, the U.S. State Department documented major violations of religious freedom.