A woman who was arrested and sentenced to death in Sudan, after refusing to change her religion, is to soon be freed.
Having been raised by a Christian mother and marrying a Christian man, Meriam Ibrahim considers herself Christian.
However, Sudan has strict Islamic laws with the majority of its people being Muslim.
Since Meriam’s father was a Muslim, the Sudanese court decreed that she should be as well.
Meriam is currently is prison for refusing to change her faith and was forced to give birth to her second daughter in her cell.
The death sentence of a pregnant women sparked outrage all over the world and has led to protesting in Sudan.
Until she is set free, there will continue to be pressure on Sudan to change their decision.
Article written by D Mulhern