Filipino "suicide" by hanging in Lebanon

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Apr 19 2011

The Lebanese National News Agency reported today the death by hanging of Filipino domestic worker Maritis Penno on the balcony of her employer's house in Hasbaya, South Lebanon. Internal Security Forces, criminal investigators, and a doctor, Ahmad Daher, examined the body and the house, and concluded that the worker committed suicide by hanging. An investigation was opened into the incident, according to the news brief.
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