Syria: Ethiopian Maid Commits Suicide

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Oct 2 2009

Syrian media recently reported that an Ethiopian maid was found dead in the city of Jableh. She hung herself with a towel from a balcony.

There was no proper investigation into this case. The employer was not questioned by the police to ensure that his treatment of the maid didn't trigger her suicide.

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