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Hong Kong arrest over Indonesian maid abuse case

The allegations by an Indonesian maid who says she was beaten by her employer have thrown the spotlight once again on the treatment of domestic staff in Hong Kong.

It is a case that has led to street protests and activists are demanding more protection for domestic staff.

Police in Hong Kong have arrested a woman suspected of torturing the maid.

Alice Budisatrijo reports from Jakarta.

  • 21 Jan
  • From the section Asia
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