Ireland's Dáil set for abortion vote
10 July 2013 Last updated at 22:42 BST
The final debate on a bill allowing limited abortion in the Irish Republic is under way in the lower house of the Irish parliament.
Members of the Dáil are taking part in the last in a series of votes.
The final vote on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill is expected in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Chris Buckler reports.