Saudi woman Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun who fled family granted asylum by Canada: Thai authorities

A Saudi teenager who fled to Thailand over alleged abuse by her family has been granted asylum in Canada, Thailand’s immigration chief told Reuters on Friday.
Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, will be boarding a Korean Air flight from Bangkok to Seoul on Friday night, before boarding a connecting flight to Canada, immigration chief Surachate Hakparn said.
“Canada has granted her asylum. She’ll leave tonight at 11.15pm.”
The office of Canada’s foreign minister however,…