A police car, believed to be carried by Bahrain football player Hakem Al Arabi, is depicted when he leaves the jail in Bangkok, Thailand, on February 1
in Australia Hakeem Al Araibi left the Thai nationality on Monday after the authorities destroyed the controversial extradition case against him.
Witness Reuters said 25-year-old Araiibi left the investigation in Bangkok shortly after state prosecutors announced that Bahrain had refused to extradite him for crimes that he accused of carrying out the Arab springtime protests in 2011. who escaped from Bahrain in 2014 and received refugee status in Australia, was arrested in November at Bangkok Airport while traveling for a wedding trip after the announcement of Interpol issued at the request of Bahrain.
It was not clear when Bahrain withdrew its request for extradition. The authorities in the Middle East did not respond immediately to ask Reuters to ask for a comment.
Reporting Juarawee Kittisilpa; Additional reporting by Aziz El Ya'akubi in Dubai; Editing: Clarence Fernandez