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Said Musa Should Have Never Been Jailed

This statement comes from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF):

While the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) welcomes Said Musa’s release, the fact that he was in jail demonstratesthe serious deficiencies in the Afghan legal system,” said USCIRF chair Leonard Leo.  “The fact that another individual is currently jailed onsimilar charges shows that the U.S. government and internationalcommunity need to seriously engage the Karzai government aboutprotecting the religious freedoms of all Afghanis.”   

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