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Two South Sudanese pastors on trial released, serious charges dropped

JUBA, South Sudan (MS) — Two South Sudanese pastors on trial in Sudan for crimes calling for the death penalty were convicted on lesser counts Aug. 5 and released on time served, sources said. Yat Michael, 49, was convicted of “inciting hatred,” … Continue reading

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Christians in Sudan face increased hostility

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) — Despite a promise by the Sudanese government to grant its minority Christian population religious freedom, church leaders there said they are beset by increased restrictions and hostility in the wake of the South Sudan’s independence. –30– … Continue reading

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