Tag : Ethiopia Muslim convicts
title : Muslims Jailed for Religious Extremism, Anti-Terror Laws Were Pardoned in Ethiopia
summary : Ethiopia's chief prosecutor announced 1,000 convicts were pardoned Saturday, including 135 Muslims jailed under anti-terror laws for opposing what they called government interference in their religion. The president signed the pardon for Muslim group members after they expressed regret, Prosecutor-General Getachew Ambaye was quoted as saying by the state-run Ethiopian News Agency.
date : Sep 12, 2016 10:46 AM EDT