Prime Minister David Cameron has said that he is "absolutely appalled" by Sudan's decision to sentence a woman to death for abandoning Islam.
I am absolutely appalled by the decision to sentence #MeriamIbrahim to death. The way she is being treated has no place in today's world.
Religious freedom is a human right. I urge Sudan's government to overturn the sentence and provide support for #MeriamIbrahim & her children
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