Apostasy

Atheist Declared Mentally Ill Because He Doesn't Believe In God

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK

A Nigerian man says he has been detained on a psychiatric ward and forcibly medicated on the grounds of his atheism. Mubarak Bala has been held ag...

Sudanese Christian Mother, Sentenced To Hang, Is Freed By Court

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK

A Sudanese woman who had been sentenced to death for apostasy has had her sentence canceled and is set to be released, the country's official news age...

The Human Rights Abuses Must Stop - It's Time for Love For All and Hatred For None

Farooq Aftab | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK
Farooq Aftab

The past few weeks have unveiled some horrific stories of human rights abuse. The world was first shocked by the death sentence handed to Meriam Ibrahim, the then pregnant Christian mother in Sudan convicted of apostasy and adultery...

Hopes Dashed For Release Of Death Row Christian Mother After Sudan Denial

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK

Hopes for a Sudanese Christian mother sentenced to hang for apostasy have been dashed as Sudan's government has denied it is set to release her, claim...

Sudanese Woman Sentenced To Death For Marrying A Christian 'To Be Freed'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK

A woman sentenced to death in Sudan after marrying a Christian could be released within days, according to reports. A senior Khartoum official has tol...

Cameron Denounces 'Barbaric' Sudan Death Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK

David Cameron has urged the Sudanese government to lift the "barbaric" death sentence handed to a woman for marrying a Christian. The Prime Ministe...

FIRST PICTURE: Baby Born To Sudanese Mother On Death Row Who Was 'Forced To Give Birth In Shackles'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK

A pregnant Sudanese woman who gave birth on death row was forced to deliver her baby whilst in shackles, her husband has claimed. Meriam Yehya Ibr...

Pregnant Sudanese Woman On Death Row Gives Birth To Baby Girl

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK

UPDATE FIRST PICTURE: Baby Born To Sudanese Mother On Death Row Who Was 'Forced To Give Birth In Shackles' A pregnant woman awaiting a death senten...

The Giant Blind Spot of Human Rights NGOs

Ziya Meral | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK
Ziya Meral

Last week, a frantic panic dominated a handful of small advocacy groups about an Iranian Christian Pastor who has been facing death penalty for simply...