Hakeem Al Araibi boards plane leaving Thailand for Australia – video

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The refugee Bahraini footballer  Hakeem al-Araibi has boarded a flight to Australia after Thai authorities withdrew an extradition case against him. Thai authorities said the Bahraini government had decided to end its pursuit of Al-Araibi, who fled  Bahrain  in 2014 before being granted permanent residence in Australia, where he has lived since  • Al-Araibi’s family express ‘indescribable joy’ at footballer’s release Continue reading... …

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