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TORONTO | Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse expected in Canada

TORONTO— January 11, 2019— An 18-year-old Saudi runaway who said she was abused and feared death if deported back home was expected to arrive Saturday in Canada, which has granted her asylum. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada would accept Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun as a refugee, capping a dramatic week that saw her flee her … Continue reading TORONTO | Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse expected in Canada

BANGKOK | Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse heads for asylum in Canada

BANGKOK —January 11, 2019—An 18-year-old Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse by her family left Thailand on Friday night for Canada, which has granted her asylum, officials said. Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun is flying to Toronto via Seoul, South Korea, said Thai immigration Police Chief Surachate Hakparn. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that his country had … Continue reading BANGKOK | Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse heads for asylum in Canada