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Sudan 'apostasy' woman takes refuge in US Embassy

A Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death for renouncing Islam has been freed from detention for a second time.

Meriam Ibrahim has now sought sanctuary at the American embassy in the capital Khartoum.

Speaking exclusively to the BBC she thanked the Sudanese people for standing by her.

Reeta Chakrabarti reports.

  • 27 Jun 2014
  • From the section Africa
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