Saudi teenager seeking asylum in Thailand may get fast-tracked refugee status, activists say

The case of the 18-year-old Saudi woman who made a desperate call for asylum from an airport in Thailand may be fast tracked as her renunciation of Islam could put her in danger should she be returned home, according to activists. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun is now being evaluated by the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) to assess her need for international protection, a process that usually takes months. If you sent her back to Saudi Arabia after[renouncing Islam], forget about her…