Lasloom, a 24-year-old Saudi woman, attempted to leave her family in Kuwait and intended to seek asylum in Australia. But after being stopped in transit in the Philippines, she faced being sent back to Saudi Arabia. According to a number of people who have spoken to BBC Trending, Lasloom attempted  to escape an arranged marriage. In the video, she claimed the authorities in Manila prevented her from boarding a connecting flight, and took her passport.

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