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Domestic workers on death row in Saudi Arabia

From MailOnline

The maids on Saudi Arabia’s death row: Scores of foreign women facing execution for child abuse, witchcraft… and killing would-be rapists

Human rights groups warn of the ‘deadly risks’ facing migrant workers

Workers lured by wealthy families but face abuse and exploitation

Migrants get little legal protection, with no access to lawyers or embassies

‘Justice system is characterised by arbitrary arrests and unfair trials’

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2261655/Scores-maids-facing-death-penalty-Saudi-Arabia-crimes-child-murder-killing-employers.html#ixzz2ICkuBQ4B

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It is guided by a vision of an alternative world system based on respect for human rights and dignity, social justice, and gender equity, particularly for migrant workers.

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