American actress and model Milla Jovovich, who is of Ukrainian origin, taken aback by the unexpected confession that two years ago she had an abortion. The Hollywood star criticized the bill in the U.S. state of Georgia, which include a ban on abortion at six weeks. According to her, such a law is “draconian”.
About this Jovovich wrote in a posting on his page in Instagram.
According to the actress, she was forced to make an emergency abortion, being 4.5 months pregnant. And after abortion, as Mila admitted she fell into depression.
“I was filming in Eastern Europe. I went into preterm labor and I told him I had to be awake during the entire procedure. It was one of the worst experiences in my life. I still have the horrors,” she said.
What about the law against abortion in the state of Georgia? The initiative is called “the law on the heart” and will come into force on 1 January 2020. So, women are not allowed abortion at six weeks. For violation of women can be punished for imprisonment up to life imprisonment and sentenced to the death penalty.
On the published picture Jovovich lying in a hospital bed. After she had the abortion, she took a career break and was looking for a way out of the “personal” hell.
I was lonely and helpless. I fell one of the most severe depression in my life. I took a break in his career and isolated himself from society for a few months to be strong for my two children. I started working in the garden, started going to the gym, eat healthy food, not to take antidepressants. Fortunately, I was able to find a way out of this personal hell, without resorting to drugs, but memories of what I went through and what I lost will stay with me until death,
– she added.
Mila said that abortion is a horror that no woman wants to go, but such laws violate women’s rights.
“We must fight for our rights to get what we need for our security,” – said the actress.
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Who is Milla Jovovich?
American actress, musician, model, fashion designer originally from Ukraine. The best roles can be considered as the character leeloo in “the Fifth element” and Joan of arc film “the Messenger: the Story of Joan of arc”; both films were filmed Luc Besson. She also is the proud mother of two children.