Sudan Frees Death Penalty Woman

This is Mariam Yahya Ibrahim with her husband and defence team after her release from a Sudanese jail. She's been at the centre of an international outcry after a court sentenced her to 100 lashes and execution for allegedly converting from Islam to Christianity. She married a Christian American with whom she has two children. Her lawyer says the reasons for her release are unclear but he 's welcoming the decision.

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