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Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Canada

Coming to Canada ‘worth the risk,’ says Saudi teen refugee

01 January, 2019 12:45 pm 12:45 pm

TORONTO (Reuters) – Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun plans to pursue an education, get a job and “live a normal life” in Canada – things she said she could not do in her home of Saudi Arabia, which she fled fearing for her life, she told Canadian media on Monday. Being in Canada is “a very good … Read More

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#SaveRahaf: Activists’ lightning campaign made Saudi teen’s fli...

01 January, 2019 10:26 pm 10:26 pm

BANGKOK (Reuters) – On Sunday morning, a new Twitter account was created by an 18-year-old Saudi woman denied entry into Thailand as she fled from what she said was an abusive family. The first message from Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, in Arabic, was at 3:20 am Thai time (2020 GMT Saturday) and posted from the transit … Read More