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Sudan: More than half a million call to free pregnant woman sentenced to death for her religious choice as lawyers lodge appeal

Lawyers have confirmed to Amnesty International that an appeal has been lodged against the conviction of a pregnant Sudanese Christian woman, who has been sentenced to death for her religious choice and to 100 lashes for ‘adultery’.  Lawyers have confirmed to Amnesty International that an appeal has been lodged against the conviction of a pregnant Sudanese Christian woman, who has been sentenced to death for her religious choic

Sudán: Mujer condenada a muerte a causa de su religión debe quedar en libertad

Una mujer cristiana sudanesa en avanzado estado de gestación que podría ser condenada a muerte por ahorcamiento por “apostasía” y a flagelación por “adulterio” debe ser puesta en libertad inmediata e incondicionalmente, ha declarado Amnistía Internacional antes de la sentencia prevista para mañana. La vista judicial comenzará a las 11 de la mañana del 15 de mayo.

Sudán: “Abominable” condena a muerte de una mujer a causa de su religión

La decisión de un tribunal sudanés de condenar a una mujer cristiana sudanesa, en avanzado estado de gestación, a muerte por ahorcamiento por “apostasía”, y a flagelación por “adulterio”, es realmente abominable, ha afirmado Amnistía Internacional hoy jueves. La decisión de un tribunal de Sudán de condenar a una mujer cristiana sudanesa, en avanzado estado de gestación, a muerte por ahorcamiento por “apostasía”, y a flagelación por “adulterio”, es realm

Sudan: ‘Abhorrent’ death sentence for woman on grounds of her religion

The decision of a Sudanese court to sentence a heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’, is truly abhorrent said Amnesty International today. The decision of a Sudanese court to sentence a heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’, is truly abhorrent said Amnesty Internat

Soudan. « Odieuse » condamnation à mort d’une femme en raison de sa religion

La décision rendue par un tribunal soudanais de condamner une Soudanaise chrétienne en fin de grossesse à la peine capitale pour « apostasie » et à une peine de flagellation pour « adultère » est odieuse, a déclaré Amnesty International jeudi 15 mai. Des porte-parole d’Amnesty International sont disponibles pour des entretiens.

Soudan. Une femme sous le coup d’une condamnation à mort en raison de sa religion doit être relâchée

Une Soudanaise en fin de grossesse qui encourt la peine de mort par pendaison pour « apostasie » et une peine de flagellation pour « adultère » doit être relâchée immédiatement et sans condition, a déclaré Amnesty International alors qu’une décision doit être rendue jeudi 15 mai. Une Soudanaise en fin de grossesse qui encourt la peine de mort par pendaison pour « apostasie » et une peine de flagellation pour « adultère » doit être relâchée immédiatement

Sudan: ‘Abhorrent’ death sentence for woman on grounds of her religion - 15 mai 2014

Headline Title:  Sudan: ‘Abhorrent’ death sentence for woman on grounds of her religion The decision of a Sudanese court to sentence a heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’, is truly abhorrent, said Amnesty Interna The decision of a Sudanese court to sentence a heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’, is truly abhorrent. Media Node:  sudan Twitter Tag:  Sudan Story Location:  Sudan 18° 40' 11.6292" N, 30° 24' 40.158" E “The fact that a woman has been sentenced to death for her religious choice, and to flogging for being married to a man of an allegedly different religion is appalling and abhorrent. Adultery and apostasy are acts which should not be considered crimes at all. It is flagrant breach of international human rights law. ” Source:  Manar Idriss, Amnesty International’s Sudan researcher. URL:  Sudan: Woman facing death sentence on grounds of her religion must be released Description:  News Story, 14 May 2014.

Sudan: Woman facing death sentence on grounds of her religion must be released

A heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman who could be sentenced to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’ should be immediately and unconditionally released, Amnesty International said ahead of the ruling expected tomorrow. The court case is due to start at 11 am on 15th May. Amnesty International has spokespeople available for interview.

Sudan: Woman facing death sentence on grounds of her religion must be released - 14 mai 2014

Headline Title:  Sudan must release pregnant woman facing death sentence for her Christian faith A heavily pregnant Christian Sudanese woman who could be sentenced to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’ should be immediately and unconditionally released, Amnesty Int A heavily pregnant Christian Sudanese woman who could be sentenced to death by hanging for ‘apostasy’, and to flogging for ‘adultery’ should be immediately and unconditionally released, Amnesty International said ahead of the ruling expected tomorrow.   Media Node:  sudan Story Location:  Sudan 16° 22' 37.4412" N, 30° 14' 3.75" E “The fact that a woman could be sentenced to death for her religious choice, and to flogging for being married to a man of an allegedly different religion is abhorrent and should never be even considered. ‘Adultery’ and ‘apostasy’ are acts which should not be considered crimes at all, let alone meet the international standard of “most serious crimes” in relation to the death penalty. It is a flagrant breach of international human rights law.” Source:  Manar Idriss, Amnesty International’s Sudan researcher Date:  Me, 14/05/2014

السودان: مقتل طالب بالرصاص واعتقال أكثر من 100 آخرين خلال مظاهرة احتجاج في الخرطوم - 11 mars 2014

Headline Title:  السودان: مقتل طالب بالرصاص واعتقال أكثر من 100 آخرين خلال مظاهرة احتجاج في الخرطوم إثر وفاة أحد الطلبة متأثراً بجروح ناجمة عن إصابته بطلق ناري خلال مظاهرة احتجاج نُظمت في العاصمة الخرطوم، قالت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إن قوات الأمن السودانية يجب أن توق إثر وفاة أحد الطلبة متأثراً بجروح ناجمة عن إصابته بطلق ناري خلال مظاهرة احتجاج نُظمت في العاصمة الخرطوم، قالت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إن قوات الأمن السودانية يجب أن توقف فوراً استخدام القوة المفرطة وغير القانونية ضد المحتجين Media Node:  Sudan police AR Story Location:  السودان 20° 40' 6.2976" N, 30° 37' 28.0272" E “إن روايات ذات صدقية لشهود عيان في جامعة الخرطوم تشير إلى أن أفراد الشرطة وجهاز المخابرات والأمن الوطني استخدموا الغاز المسيل للدموع والذخيرة الحية لتفريق المتظاهرين. ويتعين على السلطات كبح جماح قوات الأمن ومنعها من استخدام مثل هذه القوة المفرطة التي تشكل انتهاكاً للقانون الدولي ” Source:  نتسانيت بيلاي، مدير برنامج البحوث والعمل الدعوي في منظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Ma, 11/03/2014 URL:  Sudan: Security forces fatally shoot dozens of protesters as demonstrations grow Description:  News story, 26 September 2013 URL:  Sudan must end violent repression of student protests Description:  News story, 12 December 2012