Hakeem al-Araibi: Refugee footballer to be freed by Thai authorities | World Information


Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi, who was held in Thailand whereas on honeymoon, is to be freed, prosecution sources have mentioned.

Reuters, quoting a Thai official, has mentioned the Bahrain nationwide can be freed by the top of the day after the Gulf state dropped its extradition request.

The participant, 25, who had been granted asylum by Australia, the place he performed, was arrested by Thai authorities in November following an Interpol purple discover which was later revoked.

At a listening to every week in the past, al-Araibi pleaded with a choose “do not ship me to Bahrain,” as he appeared barefoot and shackled at a court docket in Bangkok.

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