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Mermaidia – Abusive Agency

“Take note of these faces. They hire Filipinos and bring them to Lebanon. This agency beats up and hurts workers if they go back to the office. There are lots of victims already.” We have heard from several of them. We know of two women who did not realize they …

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Katia is a Serial Offender

Katia tells undocumented domestic workers, “Come to my house and I’ll give you work.” When they go there, she steals any money they have on them, beats them, and threatens them. She lives in Awkar. She has a big dog and she works in a clothes shop near Sassine (or …

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