Canada emerges as potential new home for Saudi refugee despite Australia's willingness to fast-track her application
Friday, 11 January 2019 () Several countries including Australia had been in talks with the U.N. refugee agency to accept Ms al-Qunun who fled alleged family abuse and has been targeted with death threats.
A group of topless women protested in Martin Place, Sydney, on Thursday, January 10, to demand that the Australian government grant asylum to refugee Rahaf al-Qunun, who fled her family out of fear they would kill her for renouncing Islam.The Australian Department of Home Affairs confirmed on...
Reuters reports The United Nations has asked Australia to consider refugee resettlement for an 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled to Thailand saying she feared her family would kill her, the Australian..
Australia will assess runaway Saudi woman Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun for settlement after the United Nations on Wednesday deemed her a refugee. The Department of... WorldNews - Front PageAlso reported by •Reuters •CBC.ca •NPR •The Age •New Zealand Herald •SBS
The young Saudi woman who fled her family seeking asylum abroad has arrived in Canada, after successfully harnessing the power of Twitter to stave off... SBS - Front PageAlso reported by •Reuters •The Age
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