Sudan to Hang Woman for Apostasy

Sudan to Hang Woman for Apostasy

Africa seems to be the latest target for terrorist activities incited by religious hatred. Incidents include the Boko Haram tragedy in Nigeria and the latest from Sudan, where a woman named Meriam Yehya Ibrahim Ishag, is condemned to death for apostasy: being a Christian. Ishag, who is a pregnant mother, doctor, and Orthodox Christian is accused […]

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 […]

Sudan Fighting Continues in Malakal After Bor Recaptured

Sudan Fighting Continues in Malakal After Bor Recaptured

Malakal in the Upper Nile State of Sudan is the site of the most recent fighting, continuing the now-10-day struggle for power between the Kiir government and the Machar-led rebels. Malakal is the capital of the Upper Nile State, an oil region. On December 24 the South Sudan army defeated the rebels without much resistance […]