Bahraini Refugee Hakeem Al Araibi Arrives Home To Australia After Thai Detention

Seventy-seven days after he was arrested in Thailand on an Interpol red notice, Bahraini refugee footballer Hakeem Al Araibi received a hero's welcome on Tuesday morning after he arrived in Melbourne, Australia, according to Reuters. Araibi's detention ignited global condemnation and a campaign to free him from the Thai prison which held him for two months at Bahrain's request. The 25-year-old fled his home country in…

QR Code
Embed the QR code on your website:
Download
Copy