FIFA president Gianni Infantino defended world soccer's governing body over its perceived lack of action in the case of refugee Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi, saying it had been working behind..
Reuters reports 25 year old Hakeem Al Araibi,who fled Bahrain in 2014 and received refugee status in Australia, was released from prison in Bangkok on Monday. Authorities in Bahrain accused Araibi of..
Reuters reports Thailand on Monday freed a jailed refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia, after Bahrain abandoned its bid to seek his extradition, and immigration officials said..
A convoy of immigration vehicles, believed to be carrying Hakeem Al Araibi, leaves the Bangkok remand prison shortly after state prosecutors announced Bahrain had dropped its request to extradite the..
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A Thai court has ordered the release of a refugee football player after prosecutors said they were no longer seeking his extradition to Bahrain in a case that has drawn worldwide attention.
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ABF commissioner admits "human error" by its officers resulted in police being unaware that Mr Al-Araibi was a refugee, but he would not apologise to the footballer for the consequences of that.. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The head of the Australian Federal Police and the Home Affairs Assistant Minister have been questioned on the circumstances leading to the wrongful detention of refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi. SBS - Published
SBS News wraps-up all the national and international news including: Pressure mounts on Iran at a high level security summit in Poland. Congress declares it will not support US military intervention in.. SBS - Published
Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi has met with the prime minister and politicians at Parliament House in Canberra after participating in a friendly game of football to celebrate his release from a.. SBS - Published