Sudan: Further information: Sudanese woman still at risk of flogging: Amira Osman Hamed

Index Number: AFR 54/021/2013

Amira Osman Hamed, a Sudanese women’s rights activist, has had her trial postponed until 4 November 2013. She was arrested in August and charged with ‘indecent dress’ for refusing to wear her headscarf. If convicted, she risks receiving up to 40 lashes.

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