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Manila outraged over another Filipino maid killed in Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 31: The Philippine government on Tuesday strongly condemned the killing of another Filipino domestic worker in Kuwait purportedly by the employer’s wife, reports news.mb.com. ph.

In a statement, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said the continuing incidents of violence and abuse of Filipino household workers in Kuwait “violates the spirit of the agreement signed in May 2018 that seeks to promote and protect their welfare.” This developed as the DFA summoned the Kuwaiti Ambassador to the Philippines to express Manila’s outrage over what it called “seeming lack of protection of our domestic workers” at the hands of their employers.

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