Supun Thilina Kellapatha and his family arrive in Toronto, Canada, as refugees on September 28, 2021. Photo: AFP
Supun Thilina Kellapatha and his family arrive in Toronto, Canada, as refugees on September 28, 2021. Photo: AFP
Canada

Hong Kong asylum-seeker family who housed Edward Snowden embrace new life as Canadian permanent residents

  • Sri Lankan family who had sheltered US whistle-blower Edward Snowden in Hong Kong landed in Canada as privately sponsored refugees
  • Refugee claims with the Canadian government had been filed on their behalf in January 2017

Topic |   Canada
Supun Thilina Kellapatha and his family arrive in Toronto, Canada, as refugees on September 28, 2021. Photo: AFP
Supun Thilina Kellapatha and his family arrive in Toronto, Canada, as refugees on September 28, 2021. Photo: AFP
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