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Hakeem al-Araibi: Thailand to free refugee footballer

BBC News Monday, 11 February 2019 ()
Hakeem al-Araibi: Thailand to free refugee footballerBahraini Hakeem al-Araibi, who has asylum in Australia, was detained in November while on honeymoon.
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Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi is grateful to be back home in Australia after returning to the country following his three-month detention in Thailand.

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