DIVORCE

Philippines Divorce: Filipinos Debate Divorce Bill

06/03/2011 02:27 pm ET | Updated Aug 03, 2011

The Philippines Congress began this week a heated debate on the issue of legalising divorce, but many social scientists believe it hard to achieve in this majority Catholic country at present.

The Philippines and the Vatican are now the only places in the world to ban divorce, after Malta voted to remove its ban on divorce on May 31.

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