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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 »

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. Kuwait. Kuwait woman detained for filming maid's suicide attempt without helping. Human rights groups call for investigation ...and more »

Kuwaiti woman arrested for filming Ethiopian employee hanging out of window - Middle East Eye

A maid in Kuwait is seen hanging outside a window pleading for help as her employer records the ordeal in a video that went viral on social media. The maid is heard shouting for help, saying "hold me, hold me", before losing her grip and falling seven ...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. 687. A woman in Kuwait has been arrested and accused of filming her screaming domestic ...and more »

VIDEOS: Kuwaiti woman arrested for refusing to help suicidal Ethiopian maid - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:39 P.M.) – A Kuwaiti woman has been arrested by police for filming her Ethiopian house maid attempting to commit suicide and refusing to help her when she changed her mind. The 12-second video, which was immediately posted on social ...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 »

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 »

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 »

Ethiopian maid filmed falling from seventh floor 'trying to escape Kuwaiti employer wanting to kill her' - The Independent

A maid who was filmed falling from the seventh floor of a building in Kuwait has said she was “trying to escape from the woman who tried to kill me”. A Kuwaiti national was reportedly detained after she recorded the Ethiopian domestic worker clinging ...and more »