Thursday 24 July 2014
June 24, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese Christian woman who was spared the death penalty after her conviction for apostasy was quashed, has safely arrived in Rome.
Meriam Ibrahim was accompanied by her family and Italy’s deputy minister (...)
Tuesday 17 September 2013
September 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – A new video was posted on YouTube showing a Sudanese police officer flogging an unidentified woman in public, marking the second recording of its kind the last two years. Still photo taken from the (...)
Thursday 24 July 2014
July 24, 2014 (STRASBOURG) – The European parliament has passed a resolution on the case of Sudan’s Meriam Yahia Ibrahim condemning her “degrading and inhumane” treatment and calling for urgent legal reforms that protect fundamental human (...)
Wednesday 21 May 2014
May 19, 2014 (GENEVA) – There is growing international outrage over the decision by a Sudanese court to sentence a pregnant Christian woman to death after she refused to renounce her faith.
Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, who is eight months (...)
Thursday 15 May 2014
May 5, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A Sudanese court has sentenced a heavily pregnant Christian woman to death by hanging and 100 lashes after convicting her on charges of apostasy and adultery.
A Khartoum court handed down the sentence on (...)
Thursday 28 February 2013
February 27, 2013 (NAIROBI) - Sudanese government doctors amputated a man’s right hand and left foot by court order in Khartoum on 14 February, violating international laws prohibiting torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading (...)
Saturday 19 July 2014
July 18, 2014 (KHARTOUM) –The family of the Sudanese woman convicted of apostasy has filed a lawsuit to annul her marriage to her Christian husband. Meriam Ibrahim pictured with her husband Daniel Wani (L), children and legal team (...)
Tuesday 24 June 2014
June 23, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A court of appeal in Khartoum cancelled a death sentence issued last month against Meriam Ibrahim for apostasy, the official Sudan News Agency (SUNA) reported on Monday. An image taken from an undated video (...)
Tuesday 3 June 2014
June 2, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has questioned the mental status of a Christian woman accused of apostasy amid reports that a presidential decree to pardon her will be issued during the week. (...)
Wednesday 14 May 2014
May 14, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A 27-year-old Christian mother-of-one from Sudan is facing a possible death sentence unless she renounces her faith after being convicted on charges of adultery and apostasy.
Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, who is eight (...)
2015 elections are not a priority for Sudanese 2014-07-23 04:35:55
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
July 22, 2014 - This article comes against the backdrop of the news that reported the announcement of the National Elections Commission (NEC) that it had prepared the (...)
Memory, healing and transformation in South Sudan 2014-07-23 05:55:08
Memory, Healing and Transformation in South Sudan
A Working Paper by David K. Deng
What is memorialization? 2
Integrity 3 (...)