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Biden to speak at 1630 GMT on abortion ruling: W.House

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US President Joe Biden will address the nation Friday at 12:30 pm (1630 GMT) after the Supreme Court ended the right to abortion in a ruling on one of America’s most bitterly fought issues.

The White House said Biden, who has vowed to fight to protect access to abortion, would deliver remarks on the ruling, which triggered outrage from his Democratic Party colleagues.

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