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Philippines-church-divorce-population,FOCUS by Jason GUTIERREZ Davine... News PhotoAdult,Family,Horizontal,Manila,Organization,Philippines,Receiving,Skill,Social Issues,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP TO GO WITH AFP STORY: Philippines-church-divorce-population,FOCUS by Jason GUTIERREZ Davine Grace Macapagal 20 receives a free injectable family planing method at Likhaan center for women's health in Manila on May 2, 2014. . The Philippines has long been known as the Catholic Church's Asian stronghold, but a new birth control law highlights an increasingly liberal shift that could next see divorce legalised, activists and religious leaders say. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)