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Afghan journalist jailed for "un-Islamic" articles to be freed - Comments

Media groups on Thursday welcomed an Afghan appeal court's ruling to free the editor of a women's magazine who was sentenced to two years in prison for publishing articles deemed offensive to Islam. Ali Mohaqiq Nasab was convicted of blasphemy in October over articles published in his magazine Haqooq-i-Zan, Women’s Rights, including one that criticized the practice of punishing adultery under Islamic law with 100 lashes

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