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Italy grants refugee status to Afghan convert

Abdul Rahman, the 41-year-old Afghan Christian, has been formally granted refugee status in Italy.

india Updated: Mar 30, 2006 18:10 IST

Abdul Rahman, the 41-year-old Afghan Christian who narrowly escaped the death penalty after converting from Islam, has been formally granted refugee status in Italy, the interior ministry announced on Thursday.

First Published: Mar 30, 2006 18:10 IST