By Chioma Obinna
The World Medical Association, WMA, has reaffirmed its long-standing policy of opposition to euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide.
After an intensive process of consultation with physicians and non-physicians around the world, the WMA at its annual Assembly in Tbilisi, Georgia adopted a revised Declaration on Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide.
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‘The WMA reiterates its strong commitment to the principles of medical ethics and that utmost respect has to be maintained for human life.