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Meriam Yehya Ibrahim

Sudanese Christian Woman Freed From Death Row Is Re-Arrested

By Robyn Dixon, Los Angeles Times JOHANNESBURG — A Christian woman in Sudan freed from death row Monday has been re-arrested a day later after trying to leave the country with her family, according to reports from Khartoum, Sudan. Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, 27, sentenced to hang last month for apostasy, was released after her conviction […]

June 24, 2014

Sudan Frees Christian Woman Sentenced To Death For Apostasy

By Robyn Dixon, Los Angeles Times JOHANNESBURG — A Christian woman in Sudan sentenced to death last month for apostasy was released Monday after her conviction was overturned by Khartoum’s appeal court, according to her lawyer. The appeal court Monday ordered Meriam Yehya Ibrahim’s release after hearing her appeal, according to Sudan’s official news agency, […]

June 23, 2014

Forced Faith Is Not Faith

In a prison in Khartoum, a dusty city on the banks of the ancient Nile in the African nation of Sudan, Meriam Yehya Ibrahim waits.She is not alone in her confinement. Her son is with her. He is 20 months old. Her daughter is there, too. She was born in that prison one week ago.Together […]

June 2, 2014