Thailand to free refugee Bahraini footballer after extradition bid dropped

Credit: Reuters India- Published on February 11, 2019
Thailand will free by the end of Monday a refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia who was arrested more than two months ago, a prosecutor in the case said, after Bahrain abandoned its bid to seek his extradition.

Credit: Reuters - Sports
Published on February 11, 2019 -  00:37
Refugee Bahraini footballer leaves Thai jail after extradition bid dropped
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 soccer player.

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