Joint Open Letter to Angolan President from the International Religious Freedom Advocacy Groups in support of Requesting a Fair and Transparent Trial for Pastor José Julino Kalupeteka in Angola
By Friends of Angola
Friends of Angola (FoA) led a campaign in collaboration with International Religious Freedom Roundtable (IRF) to CALL for Support of Requesting a Fair and Transparent Trial for Pastor José Julino Kalupeteka in Angola. Pastor Kalupteka was sentenced to 28 years under an unfair and politically motivated trial. According to several witnesses, Pastor Kalupetela was met with force when he refused to endorse a local government in Huambo province led by the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola also known as MPLA.
The IRF Roundtable is a convenor of NGOs and individuals from any and no faith that work for freedom of religion or belief.
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