Hakeem al-Araibi

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Has Interpol become the long arm of oppressive regimes?
Once used in the hunt for fugitive criminals, the global police agency’s most-wanted ‘red notice’ list now includes political refugees and dissidents

Josh Jacobs

17, Oct, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Footballer Hakeem al-Araibi sues Australian government over Thai prison detention
The footballer wrongfully detained in a Thai prison is suing the Australian government for negligence and breach of duty of care

Emma Kemp

29, Jun, 2021 @4:06 AM

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Fears for Iranian refugee removed from Jakarta-Melbourne flight amid coronavirus crisis
Australian safe haven visa holder denied re-entry in a case reminiscent of detained footballer Hakeem al-Araibi

Amy Remeikis

29, Mar, 2020 @5:16 AM

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Emails show Border Force considered cancelling refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi's visa
Newly released emails reveal chain of bureaucratic bungles that could have further endangered al-Araibi

Michael McGowan

11, Oct, 2019 @2:43 AM

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Hakeem al-Araibi receives Australian citizenship: 'No country can follow me now'
Weeks after being freed from a Thai jail, the Bahraini-born refugee footballer becomes naturalised

Luke Henriques-Gomes

12, Mar, 2019 @2:09 AM

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‘Big surprise’: Hakeem al-Araibi feels the love as he returns to football club
Bahraini refugee in the spotlight during Pascoe Vale’s first home game of the season despite not getting any playing time

Luke Henriques-Gomes

22, Feb, 2019 @10:57 PM

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Michaelia Cash's AWU legal bill up to $288,000, attorney general's office says – as it happened
Earlier Mathias Cormann admitted he books holidays by calling CEO of travel company, who is also Liberal party treasurer, directly. All the day’s events live

Amy Remeikis

19, Feb, 2019 @7:17 AM

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Human error and outdated IT led to Hakeem al-Araibi's detention, says border force official
Australian Border Force boss Michael Outram admits it was within his own organisation ‘where the process broke down’

Helen Davidson

18, Feb, 2019 @10:03 AM

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Hakeem al-Araibi: AFP blames home affairs for lead-up to footballer's arrest
Andrew Colvin tells estimates that Australian federal police was not told Al-Araibi was a refugee in time to override red notice

Helen Davidson

18, Feb, 2019 @1:35 AM

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We’ve been told sport and politics are separate, but mixing the two can save lives | Emma Race
Craig Foster used the power of sport to help get Hakeem al-Araibi released. We can do more

Emma Race

14, Feb, 2019 @11:19 PM

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David Squires on ... Hakeem al-Araibi and bona fide hero Craig Foster
Our cartoonist celebrates the tireless efforts to secure the refugee footballer’s safe return

David Squires

14, Feb, 2019 @5:00 PM

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Hakeem al-Araibi: power, politics, football and the will of the people
The footballer’s plight crossed lines of international diplomacy, human rights, the Arab Spring, sport and domestic politics

Helen Davidson in Sydney and Hannah Ellis-Petersen in Bangkok

13, Feb, 2019 @5:00 PM

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