TAGS: Urgent Action Network • Prisoners and People at Risk, Prisoners of Conscience, Women's Rights • Africa, Sudan •

(UA 159/11) Great News! Woman Activist Released In Sudan

July 13, 2011

Hawa Abdallah, who works for the joint United Nations and African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), was released on 13 July. She was arrested for ‘Christianizing’ children and being linked to an armed opposition group.


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