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This picture taken on February 13, 2014 shows the board with the results of the vote on the extension of the law on euthanasia for children with 86 votes in favor, 44 against and 12 neutral votes, during a plenary session of the Chamber at the federal parliament, in Brussels on February 13, 2014. Belgium's lower house of parliament on Thursday adopted by a large majority a law allowing euthanasia for terminally ill children, making Belgium only the second country to allow mercy-killing for minors. AFP PHOTO / BELGA - BENOIT DOPPAGNE (Photo credit should read BENOIT DOPPAGNE/AFP/Getty Images)
This picture taken on February 13, 2014 shows the board with the results of the vote on the extension of the law on euthanasia for children with 86 votes in favor, 44 against and 12 neutral votes, during a plenary session of the Chamber at the federal parliament, in Brussels on February 13, 2014. Belgium's lower house of parliament on Thursday adopted by a large majority a law allowing euthanasia for terminally ill children, making Belgium only the second country to allow mercy-killing for minors. AFP PHOTO / BELGA - BENOIT DOPPAGNE (Photo credit should read BENOIT DOPPAGNE/AFP/Getty Images)

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Belgium approves child euthanasia bill

Belgian parliament has approved a bill that will allow sick children under 18 to be euthanized. Diana Magnay reports.

Belgium approves child euthanasia bill

Belgian parliament has approved a bill that will allow sick children under 18 to be euthanized. Diana Magnay reports.