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Sudanese Christian Woman: 'There's a New Problem Every Day' (Gave Birth in Chains)
CNN ^ | Tue July 1, 2014 | Nima Elbagir and Laura Smith-Spark

Posted on 07/01/2014 9:32:39 PM PDT by nickcarraway

What a week it's been for Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman who initially faced a death sentence after refusing to renounce her faith.

She thought she was finally free Monday after a higher court ordered her release. A day later, she was back in police custody.

Now she faces a new charge, accused of falsifying travel documents, and has taken refuge in a safe house in Sudan's capital, Khartoum, amid concerns for her security.

In a phone interview with CNN, Ibrahim spoke of the ordeal of giving birth while in prison, her fears for her family and how she is facing a future full of unknowns.

Asked how she felt in prison, refused access to a hospital as the birth of her child neared, Ibrahim said, "I was only thinking about my children and how I was going to give birth. I was mostly scared of giving birth in prison."

The 27-year-old had reason to be alarmed.

(Excerpt) Read more at cnn.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: ibrahim

1 posted on 07/01/2014 9:32:39 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

Why did she stay in the Sudan?????? She had to know how primative it dealt with Christians.


2 posted on 07/01/2014 9:39:01 PM PDT by RginTN
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To: nickcarraway

I read a couple of days ago she was at the American embassy. Did they throw her out?


3 posted on 07/01/2014 9:39:27 PM PDT by Dalberg-Acton
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To: RginTN

When you live in the land of the Lion (Islam), expect to get eaten.


4 posted on 07/01/2014 9:41:59 PM PDT by doc1019
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To: doc1019

Like the United States?


5 posted on 07/01/2014 9:45:15 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

Only a matter of time my FR friend, only a matter of time ... Only the return of Jesus will curb this nonsense.


6 posted on 07/01/2014 9:48:38 PM PDT by doc1019
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To: nickcarraway

If only Obama had been there to supply her with tax payer funded contraception.


7 posted on 07/01/2014 9:52:54 PM PDT by Jim from C-Town (The government is rarely benevolent, often malevolent and never benign!)
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