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Ensaf Haidar: Canadian Citizen and Effect June

ensaf haidar: Ensaf Haidar and her three children took the oath of citizenship in a Canada Day ceremony on Sunday in Sherbrooke, Que.article continues below Trending Stories No hormones, no plastic straws and now no meat A&W goes beyond' burgers Vancouver bus tracking map allows you to track movement in real time Minimum wage increases go into effect June 1 across B.C. Amanda Tapping on coping with miscarriage The human rights activist could be seen raising her arms and waving to a cheering crowd as her name was called, according to video of the ceremony published on social media, according to Vancouver Courier. She later took to Twitter to declare, Now I can say that I'm a proud Canadian. The wife of jailed Saudi blogger Raif Badawi is now a Canadian citizen. Badawi was arrested on June 17, 2012, and later sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail for his criticism of Saudi clerics. Badawi's sentence has drawn widespread international condemnation, and Amnesty International has called on successive federal governments to do more to free him. He received 50 lashes in January 2015 during a public flogging but is not believed to have received any more corporal punishment since then. ( As reported in the news.