Ezatullah Kakar (second left) with fellow refugees at the Port Moresby airport as he prepares to leave for the United States. Photo: Handout
Ezatullah Kakar (second left) with fellow refugees at the Port Moresby airport as he prepares to leave for the United States. Photo: Handout
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MMA: freedom for US-bound Ezatullah Kakar but kick-boxer’s joy mixed with sadness as he leaves refugee friends behind

  • The Pakistan-born fighter leaves Papua New Guinea for a new life in the United States after seven years of detention
  • The former world championship runner-up says he will fight for the rights of refugees as he hopes to revive his MMA career in North Carolina

Ezatullah Kakar (second left) with fellow refugees at the Port Moresby airport as he prepares to leave for the United States. Photo: Handout
Ezatullah Kakar (second left) with fellow refugees at the Port Moresby airport as he prepares to leave for the United States. Photo: Handout
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