Congress, UN petitioned for release of Iranian pastor

Washington D.C., Mar 12, 2013 / 06:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Efforts have intensified to free an American citizen imprisoned in Iran for his work as a Christian pastor, with religious liberty advocates appealing to both the United Nations and U.S. lawmakers.   “Saeed’s imprisonment is a clear violation of the rule of law and of his fundamental right to exercise his religion of choice,” said Dr. Grégor Puppinck, director general of the European Centre for Law and … [Read more...]