Rubio Speaks Up on Senate Floor for Iranian Christian Pastor Sentenced to Death
5:52 PM, Oct 6, 2011 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
Via NRO, Marco Rubio expressed outrage on the Senate floor today over the death sentence for Iranian Christian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani:
As Rubio says, Nadarkhani was originally sentenced to death for converting from Islam to Christianity. More recently, the Iranian regime has trumped up charges of rape against Nadarkhani.