The Saudi teen who fled her family for asylum in Canada says her story will open the floodgates for more women to escape oppression
The Saudi teen who fled her family and got asylum in Canada said her journey will help more women flee from oppression there.
Rahaf al-Qunun fled on January 5 and went viral with live social media posts from Bangkok airport, where she barricaded herself in a hotel room.
She gave her first TV interview on Monday and spoke about the treatment of women in Saudi Arabia.
She said: "I think that the number of women fleeing from the Saudi administration and abuse will increase."
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