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Death row woman is re-arrested

KHARTOUM:

Authorities have re-arrested a Sudanese woman just hours after she was freed from death row, and detained her and her family as they tried to board a plane in Khartoum, her lawyer said. Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, 27, pictured, sentenced to death last month for converting to Christianity from Islam, was released on Monday after international pressure.

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Transport Tragedy

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