Religious Freedom Debated in Myanmar

Religious Freedom Debated in Myanmar

Religious freedom is being debated in the South-East Asian country of Myanmar, also known as Burma, where the government is considering a new law that would require Burmese citizens who plan to convert to another religion to first gain the permission of the government’s Ministry of Religious Affairs, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Immigration & Population, […]

Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Death Over Religion and Marriage

Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Death Over Religion and Marriage

A Sudanese woman has been sentenced to death over her marriage to a Christian man and choice of religion. 27-year-old Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, who is a practicing Christian and was convicted by a Khartoum court this week of apostasy, which is the renunciation of faith, because the court considered her to be Muslim. Additionally, the condemned […]

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