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Canada grants asylum to Saudi teen fleeing alleged abuse

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed the government has agreed to welcome Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun. The young woman's story made international headlines after she fled alleged abuse from her family to seek asylum, but was stopped at a Bangkok airport by Thai immigration police and denied entry.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed the government has agreed to welcome Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun. The young woman's story made international headlines after she fled alleged abuse from her family to seek asylum, but was stopped at a Bangkok airport by Thai immigration police and denied entry. 4:12