Cases of Kafala Abuse in Lebanon

Samira was "happy, happy, happy" to receive the 5 months salary she was owed by "the wicked family who treated her like an animal".

Fulmaya worked for the Keusseian family for more than 15 years. They have a history of credit problems and sent her home owing her $29,500.

Marta was enslaved for years and physically abused on a regular basis. She has the scars to prove it. Rana and Qassem stole her $5279 salary.

Omolade did not want to go public about Joelle and Elie but their total unwillingness to negotiate left her no choice.

After more than a year of negotiations, Martha was finally paid her 18 months salary.

Maroun harassed Charlotte to sleep with him. He made her touch his penis. He sent her home owing 4 months salary and kept her phone because she had messaged us.


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