More Sudan Articles

  • Meriam Ibrahim is finally out of Sudan

    Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese mother of two sentenced to death for leaving Islam, has left Sudan, according to the BBC.

  • Former federal immigration lawyer: Meriam Ibrahim's children are U.S. citizens

    Can the children of a Sudanese woman sentenced to death for leaving Islam, and now residing in the U.S. embassy in Sudan, be considered U.S. citizens under the law?

  • House subcommittee to hold hearing on the 'troubling case of Meriam Ibrahim'

    Meriam Ibrahim, the 27-year-old mother of two currently residing in the U.S. embassy in Sudan awaiting a flight to America, will receive a hearing Wednesday in the U.S. examining her situation.

  • Aid workers in Sudan freed after 32-day captivity

    KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Three Sudanese aid workers taken hostage in Sudan's Darfur region were freed Saturday after being held by gunmen for over a month. The joint U.N. African Union Mission in Darfur said in a statement that the three were released after 32 days in captivity. It said they...

  • Meriam Ibrahim is currently safe at the U.S. embassy in Sudan

    Meriam Ibrahim, the 27-year-old Sudanese woman who was released this week after being sentenced to death for leaving Islam, is "safe and well" at the U.S. embassy in Sudan, according to her husband.

  • Meriam Ibrahim has been freed, again

    Meriam Ibrahim is free from police custody after she was arrested Wednesday for supposedly falsifying travel documents in order to leave Sudan with her husband and two children, the Associated Press reported.

  • Here's the ridiculous reason why Meriam Ibrahim was rearrested

    Sudanese authorities rearrested Meriam Ibrahim claiming she provided a fake travel document when she tried to leave Sudan with her husband and two children, according to the Telegraph. The travel document, according to Ibrahim's lawyer Elshareef Ali Mohammed, was “officially issued from the...

  • Meriam Ibrahim has been rearrested

    Meriam Ibrahim was barely out of prison for a day when she, her husband and their children were stopped at an airport in Khartoum as they were trying to leave Sudan, according to the family's lawyers. About 50 security officers arrested Ibrahim during an angry confrontation, according to...

  • Meriam Ibrahim has been freed from prison

    Meriam Ibrahim, the 27-year-old Sudanese woman sentenced to death for leaving Islam, has been freed from prison, her lawyers have confirmed.

  • Sudanese court orders release of woman sentenced to death for 'leaving' Islam

    A Sudanese appeals court has overturned a previous ruling that sentenced Meriam Ibrahim to death for supposedly abandoning her Muslim faith. “The appeal court ordered the release of Meriam Yahya and the cancellation of the [previous] court ruling,” Sudan's SUNA news agency reported, as...



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