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Sudanese Woman Spared Death Sentence Flown to Italy

A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity, and then barred from leaving Sudan, was due to arrive in Italy on Thursday, an Italian government official said. Meriam Yahya Ibrahim, 27, was on a plane accompanied by Italy's vice minister of foreign affairs, Lapo Pistelli, according to the official who asked not to be named. “Mariam, the young Christian woman held in Khartoum after being condemned to death for apostasy, should be arriving...

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