New Surrogacy Resolution Submitted to Parliament

baby_psA resolution on surrogacy has again been submitted to the Icelandic parliament, Althingi. Twenty MPs across all parties, except The Movement, are responsible for the resolution. Minister of Welfare Gudbjartur Hannesson is to appoint a task force to prepare a bill to permit altruistic surrogacy.

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Heftige Erdbebenserie im Vulkan Katla

myrdalsjokull02-small_goEine heftige Erdbebenserie begann vergangene Nacht kurz vor drei Uhr im nördlichen Krater der Katla unter dem Gletscher Mýrdalsjökull in Süd-Island. Das erste Beben hatte eine Stärke von mehr als drei Punkt auf der Richterskala.

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Baby Girl Born on Reykjavík’s Busiest Street

traffic-rvk_psShortly after midnight on October 4 a baby girl was born in an ambulance driving on Miklabraut, which during rush hour is probably Reykjavík’s busiest street. The parents-to-be called for assistance as they were afraid they wouldn’t make it to the delivery room in time.

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