Freed from death row, Sudanese Christian Meriam now detained for ‘forgery’

June 25, 2014 11:20 PM

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Freed from death row, Sudanese Christian Meriam now detained for ‘forgery’

A SUDANESE Christian woman who faces death threats after a court cleared her of apostasy has been charged with forgery after trying to leave the country, a lawyer said.

The charge against Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, 26, relates to the South Sudanese travel document she was carrying when authorities stopped the family from leaving Sudan on Tuesday following an annulment of her apostasy death sentence.

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