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80 Lashes for Drinking Communion Wine

80 Lashes for Drinking Communion Wine

Country: 
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
News Date: 
17/11/2016
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

Three Christians arrested weeks ago in Iran have been  for drinking communion wine. The Christians were subject to and sentenced by a  court, as their conversions from Islam to Christianity are not recognized by the . Although it is legal for Christians to drink alcohol in Iran, it is illegal for Muslims.