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Coming to Canada 'worth the risk,' says Saudi teen refugee

Reuters Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Coming to Canada 'worth the risk,' says Saudi teen refugeeRahaf 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.
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Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, the Saudi teen who fled her country says she plans to pursue an education, get a job and live a normal life in Canada while advocating in support of freedom for women around the world. Linda So reports.

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