Saudi Teen Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun Arrives In Canada After Fleeing Family

The teenager had barricaded herself in a Bangkok airport hotel room.

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family this week saying she feared for her life arrived in Toronto on Saturday after Canada granted her asylum.

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun drew international attention this week after she barricaded herself in a Bangkok airport hotel room to resist being sent home to her family, which denies any abuse.

Qunun refused to meet her father and brother, who arrived in Bangkok to try take her back to Saudi Arabia.

Qunun arrived at...
source: The Huffington Post

2019-01-12 18:32
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