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Lawyers for condemned Iranian pastor use of not a -- are fearful Iran could execute him without notice perhaps as early as tomorrow.
But his lawyer in Iran is expressing some optimism.
Charles He appeared before the court three times in each time the judge advised him to repent or returned to his lawsuit however mr.
another -- pulled it did not -- well He didn't want to repent and -- my aim was to prevent him from being executed.
And I think the court will He might -- -- and will not execute him despite his refusal to recant his statements that He is not a Muslim.
Secretary of state Hillary Clinton issued a statement today saying the United States stands with the international community and all Iranians against the Iranian government's hypocritical statements and actions.
And we continue to call for a government that respects the human rights and freedom of all those living in Iran.
-- colonies only crime -- professing faith in Jesus Christ and refusing to recant those beliefs and convert to Islam.
An Iranian court sentenced not a colony to death for a pasta -- which is converting from Islam to any other religion.
Had a colony became a Christian has a teenager but had never been -- practicing Muslim.
A US advocacy group is raising awareness of the -- -- to pressure the Iranian government to reverse the sentence.
I feel confident if we keep the pressure up.
If we keep that story in the news very soon we can save this pastor's life.
Not -- -- is one of an increasing number of Christians the highs and other religious minorities arrested in the last year for practicing their beliefs.
His execution would be the first for -- -- to see in Iran since 1990.
In New York Lauren Green Fox News.
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