Ethiopian Migrant Worker commits suicide after recent abuse

Alem Dechasa, an Ethiopian citizen working as a maid in Beirut, has committed suicide after being beaten. Read more on the Daily Star:

http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Politics/2012/Mar-16/166861-ethiopian-consulate-sues-lebanese-man-in-abuse-case.ashx#axzz1pHf6oytH

The abuse had been caught on tape and the video was played on LBCI:

Several organisations, including MWTF, are planning urgent action on the issue. We will keep you posted on developments.

 

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