Sudanese Woman Facing Death For Apostasy Gives Birth In Prison

By 06:04 Wed, 28 May 2014 Comments

The Sudanese Christian woman,

Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, who

was sentenced to death by

hanging on May 15th for

committing Apostasy, (renouncing

ones faith or religion), has given

birth to a baby girl in prison.

Her husband, Daniel Wani made

this known today when he spoke

with AFP.

Meriam was heavily pregnant

when she was sentenced and

taken to the women’s prison in

Khartoum’s twin city of

Omdurman. According to BBC,

she would be allowed to nurse

her new baby for two years

before the execution is carried

out. Meriam's 2year old son is

also in the prison with her

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