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Ethiopian Worker Survives Fall From Kuwait Building - Human Rights Watch

Last week, a horrifying video of an Ethiopian domestic worker falling from what media reports say is the seventh floor of an apartment building in Kuwait went viral. The video appears to have been filmed by the worker's employer inside the flat with ...and more »

Ethiopian maid: My Kuwaiti employer was trying to kill me - Middle East Eye

An Ethiopian maid who survived falling several storeys in Kuwait has said she wasn't trying to commit suicide, but "trying to escape from the woman who tried to kill me" in video broadcast on Ethiopian TV. A video of the woman dangling from the balcony ...and more »

Maid Filmed Falling from a Window by Her Employer? -

International news media are reporting that the maid's employer was arrested for filming the woman fall instead of helping her. By. Bethania Palma. 9 April 2017. 689. A woman in Kuwait has been arrested and accused of filming her screaming domestic ...and more »

Kuwait woman detained for filming maid's suicide attempt without helping - The Guardian

The Kuwait Society for Human Rights on Friday called on the authorities to investigate the case. Photograph: Raed Qutena/EPA. Kuwaiti police have detained a woman for filming her Ethiopian maid falling from the seventh floor in an apparent suicide ...and more »

Woman who filmed her maid falling from a building and didn't try to help 'detained by police' in Kuwait - The Independent

Police in Kuwait have reportedly detained a woman who filmed her Ethiopian maid falling from the seventh floor of a building. The woman did not try to help the maid and simple called to her “Oh, crazy, come back.” Footage, posted by the woman to social ...and more »

Ethiopia maid video underscores Middle East abuse - RFI

media Screen grab shows the Ethiopian maid who survived a fall from a building in Kuwait. Screen grab/YouTube. A video of an Ethiopian maid falling several stories, which was allegedly filmed by her employer in Kuwait, has reignited debate about the ...and more »

Kuwaiti woman charged for filming domestic worker's window fall - CNN

(CNN) Kuwaiti authorities have filed charges against a woman who filmed a video in which she can be heard taunting a domestic worker who pleaded for help before falling from a window. The Ministry of Justice said on Sunday that the Kuwaiti woman faces ...and more »

Video: Ethiopian maid in Kuwait balcony plunge describes terror - The New Arab (blog)

The Ethiopian domestic worker who fell seven floors from a home in Kuwait has spoken out for the first time since the incident, debunking claims she had attempted suicide. An Ethiopian housekeeper who was filmed begging for help as she dangled from the ...and more »

Maid's 7-floor fall filmed - Kuwait Times

KUWAIT: A maid fell from the 7th floor of her sponsor's apartment in Sabah Al-Salem after hanging from a window and begging for help. The maid's employer filmed her holding onto the window and then falling to the corrugated roof of a laundry below ...and more »

Woman held for filming maid's fall from window - Kuwait Times

KUWAIT: Police have detained a woman for filming her Ethiopian maid falling from the seventh floor in an apparent suicide attempt without trying to rescue her, media and a rights group said yesterday. The Kuwaiti woman filmed her maid land on a metal ...and more »