Alqunun, from Hail in northwestern Saudi Arabia, had said she feared she may have been killed if forced to return to her family.
Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland introduced the teenager as "a very courageous new Canadian" but said that Ms al-Qunun was exhausted from her ordeal and long journey and would not be making any public statement on Saturday.
The country's decision to offer asylum to Qunun may do little to mend relations with Saudi Arabia, which nosedived last summer after officials in Ottawa accused the kingdom of human rights violations and demanded the release of imprisoned activists. She later told reporters that Australia assessing Alqunun's request for resettlement, but there was no specific timeframe. "Truly I have never dreamed of this love and support".
The acceptance of the teen could further damage Saudi Arabia's relationship with Canada.
Her deployment of social media allowed her to avoid the fate of countless other refugees who are quietly sent back home or left to languish in Bangkok detention centers. "She still refuses to meet with her father and brother, and they are going to be travelling back tonight as well". She said her father physically abused her and tried to force her into an arranged marriage.
Canada's decision to grant asylum to Qunun comes at a delicate time.
"That is something that we are pleased to do because Canada is a country that understands how important it is to stand up for human rights, to stand up for women's rights around the world", Mr. Trudeau told a news conference in Regina.
But there have been rumors that the Yankees are only lukewarm on Machado, and may not even top TWO hundred million in an offer. According to Bruce Levine of 670 The Score in Chicago, the free agent stud infielder will be deciding on a team within a week.
That effort is created to squeeze Senate Republicans , some of whom are growing increasingly anxious about the extended shutdown. The dispute between the White House and the Democrats centers on Trump's demand for 5.7 billion dollars of border wall funding.
Mulvaney said the president "is entitled to have a secretary of defense who is committed to that same end". Historically when a secretary has resigned , he has stayed on until a successor is confirmed.
The "Abolish ICE" movement has gained currency in numerous NY social circles she now represents in the House and on social media. The president's choice of a primetime national address had been much maligned by many in the political establishment.
By Tuesday evening, Erdogan was declining a meeting with the USA national security adviser who had arrived to the Turkish capital. Since then, on January 7th he tweeted that the USA will "leave at a proper pace while at the same time continuing to fight ISIS".
De Blasio estimated that the city would spend about $100 million a year once the program is fully operating, in about two years. Residents will be able to access the program via the city's website or calling the city of NY at 311.
Neither China nor Canada have directly linked the two men's cases, but they led to speculation of retaliation for Meng's arrest. China's prosecutor-general said the two accused of endangering national security had violated the law "without a doubt".
The device turns into a compact-sized phone (at least as per today's smartphone screen size standards) when it is fully folded. It shows a version of a mapping app spread across three screens, after which the user folds the device's sides down.
Names matter, even when they're temporary nicknames for objects 4.1 billion miles (6.6 billion kilometers) away from Earth. The Thule Society, founded in 1918 around this and other occultist beliefs, later became the Nazi Party.
Speech: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un poses for photos in Pyongyang yesterday ahead of his TV address. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been trying to arrange a second meeting.
Vic Fangio Named Denver Broncos Head Coach
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Manchester City 2-1 Liverpool
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