Sudan: Pastors Can be Charged with Crimes Punishable by Death

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A judge in Sudan ruled yesterday that there was enough evidence to charge two South Sudanese pastors with crimes that carry the death penalty.

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South Sudan Withdraws from Disputed Border

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South Sudan announced today it would withdraw its troops from the disputed border territory its forces recently acquired, thereby avoiding an all-out war with neighboring Sudan.

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Thousands of Sudanese Christians Seeking Shelter Amid “All-Out-War” Threat

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Christian aid workers warned of a looming "all-out war" between Sudan and South Sudan with thousands of Christians in both nations seeking shelter.

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Christians in Sudan, South Sudan Facing Death and Detention

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Christians in Sudan and newly created South Sudan face possible detention, beatings and even death amid a "deteriorating humanitarian situation" with thousands of people being killed this year alone, aid workers and Christians said in statements obtained by Worthy News Sunday, January 22.

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New South could have consequences for Christians in North Sudan

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Amid all the news over the world's newest nation, South Sudan, Carl Moeller of Open Doors fears something was overlooked.

"We are rejoicing that there are increased freedoms in the South," said Moeller, "but we have to ask the question: What about the Christians in the North?"

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Attacks Against Sudanese Civilians in Southern Sudan Overwhelm a Small Hospital in Nimule

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Sudanese civilians living in the Western Nile Region of Southern Sudan have been deliberately targeted and displaced by Islamic Government Forces and militia (see "U.S. condemns abuses against civilians in Sudan" Associated Press, 2/11/03). Many have fled to the town of Nimule, where Operation Nehemiah operates a newly acquired hospital.

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Commission's first hearing focuses on U.S. role in Sudanese conflict

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WASHINGTON (BP)--The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom received in its first hearing a variety of recommendations on halting the religious persecution and civil war in Sudan, but there seemed to be widespread agreement on one sentiment -- the United States can do more.

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