Country Profile

Category: Restricted
Major Religions: Islam 90.1%, Christianity 5.0%
Prevalent Ideology: Islam
Leader: President Umar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir

Sudan has had long-running internal conflicts, both in the western Darfur region and between the Arab-Muslim north and the black-Christian south. Southern Sudan seceded after a 2011 vote.

Life for Christians
Conversion from Islam is punishable by death. The government prosecutes those accused of apostasy, applies a strict interpretation of Islamic law and harasses the country’s Christian community. Recently, the government has confiscated church property and supported attacks on churches. In the Nuba Mountains, the government carries out an ongoing bombing campaign against the Christian population.

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