Chrystia Freeland appeared alongside 18-year-old Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun with her arm around the teen as she appeared briefly at Toronto's Pearson International Airport. The Canadian Press Saudi teenager Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, centre, stands with Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, right, and Saba Abbas from COSTI Immigrant Services, as she arrives at Toronto Pearson International Airport on Saturday. "It was a pleasure for me this morning to welcome to her new home a very brave new Canadian," Freeland said. The Canadian Press Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun walks in Bangkok, Thailand on Friday. Ramping up tensionsThe move to accept Alqunun could serve to heighten tensions between Canada and Saudi Arabia.
Source: Huffington Post January 12, 2019 16:07 UTC