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It is done on a voluntary basis, Mohamad Nordin Ibrahim explains.

BANGKOK: The 18-year-old Saudi asylum seeker who fled her family and harnessed the power of Twitter to stave off deportation from Thailand was en route to Canada, in a surprise twist after officials gave heavy hints she was bound for Australia.

Saudi teen was granted asylum by Canada after flying to Thailand to escape her family