Bahraini footballer and dissident
Hakeem al-Araibi, is a Bahraini footballer. He is a dissident, who fled to Australia in 2014 and has since been formally granted status as a refugee there.
'I'm an Aussie': refugee footballer Araibi granted Australian citizenship A refugee footballer who fled Bahrain and was held in a Thai prison for months during a tense extradition stand-off between Australia and the Gulf state was granted Australian citizenship on Tuesday. Reuters - Published 1 week ago Also reported by • SBS
Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi 'very grateful' to be an Australian citizen A month after the refugee footballer was freed from Bahrain's extradition charges, Hakeem Al-Araibi can now call Australia home. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Refugee footballer becomes Aussie citizen Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi is now an Australian citizen after a ceremony in Melbourne. SBS - Published 1 week ago
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