Human rights activists will be watching Morocco closely in the coming months.
In recent weeks, International Christian Concern (ICC) has documented a surge in false anti-conversion accusations in India.
Sentencing for "undermining the faith of a Muslim” can range from two to five years in prison.
Beghal’s wife and children left him in 2017 because of his conversion to Christianity.
India plays a critical part in U.S. foreign policy in terms of security and economic partnership.
Anti-conversion laws are widely abused in India by radical Hindu nationalists looking to harass religious minorities.
“A blessing given in good faith to a person from different religion can be construed as an attempt to religious conversion.”
In theory, the Constitution of India allows its citizens to choose and practice the religion of their choice.
Local police often overlook violence perpetrated against Christians due to false accusations of forced conversion.