Saudi teen refugee, now in Canada, wants to fight for other women
Tuesday, 15 January 2019 TORONTO (CANADA) - A Saudi teen who caused an international sensation by defying her family and seeking asylum abroad on Tuesday vowed to fight for women's freedoms in her first public address since she was taken in by Canada.
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. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Canada will welcome one million more immigrants by 2021 to account for its aging population. Approximately one in five Canadians is an immigrant, and in 2017, 286,000 people became permanent residents...