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US 'delighted' by impending arrival of Sudanese Christian convert

A handout photo released by the Osservatore Romano and taken on July 24, 2014 shows Pope Francis greeting Sudanese Christian Meriam Yahya Ibrahim Ishag and her daughter Maya during a private audience at the VaticanThe White House said it was “delighted” over the release by Sudan of a Christian woman sentenced to death for renouncing Islam, and welcomes her arrival “soon” in the United States. “The United States is delighted that Meriam Yahya Ibrahim Ishaq is now safe and free and will soon be traveling to the United States,” read a statement released by the President Barack Obama’s national security adviser Susan Rice. “Today, she and her family have left Sudan on their journey to freedom. Her departure with her immediate family —including her infant daughter, born in custody — is a testament to her unyielding faith and the support she received from friends and allies, including our Embassy in Khartoum and the broader US government,” Rice said.

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