Lebanese citizen Carole Ashouty claimed that her foreign domestic worker, Doumal Gidara, committed suicide inside her house in the region of Fanar.
Ashouty said that the reason behind the maid's suicide was her husband forbidding her to see her daughter.
This report examines the case of Ashouty. Suicide among domestic helpers has been rampant across Lebanon.
Originally reported here: http://ethiopiansuicides.blogspot.com/2013/04/suicide-of-domestic-worker-in-fanar.html