"It will take several days to assess the asylbegäran from the young, saudi woman who took refuge in Thailand, according to the UN refugee agency (UNHCR)."
"the 18-year-old has been interviewed by staff from the UNHCR in Bangkok, reports Reuters."
"Politicians and activists in Australia and the Uk requires at the same time that their governments should ensure the teenager asylum."
"the 18-year-old Rahaf Mohammaed al-Qunun was stranded at the Bangkok airport, on the way to Australia, in Saturday since she escaped from her family. According to Thailand, she was missing the document that was required, and would be sent home, with the assistance from the saudi authorities."
"the Woman barrikaderare on a hotel room at the airport. She claims that she threatened the life of his family, after leaving islam, reports the BBC."
"Thailand has not signed the UN convention on refugees, and asylum seekers are rejected normally, or may wait years for placement in a third country. But the young woman's plea for help on social media got authorities to vekna."
"the Case has put a new spotlight on human rights issues in saudi Arabia, after the high-profile murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi."