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25 June 2024

Video: Maids caught slapping babies in Saudi

By Staff

Two Ethiopian housemaids in Saudi Arabia were caught on camera slapping two babies at their employer’s house in the Gulf Kingdom.

A brief YouTube film showed one maid slapped a baby while dressing him in the bedroom, before the other maid slapped and pushed the other child.

'Ajel' newspaper which carried the film did not say where in Saudi Arabia the film was shot.

Saudi Arabia, the largest Arab economy, is home to more than two million housemaids, mainly from Ethiopia and South Asia.

Saudi killed by brother after argument

 A Saudi man killed his brother by stabbing him in the chest following an argument between the two at their house in the Gulf Kingdom

Police said the man was rushed to hospital in the capital Riyadh with a deep stab wound in the chest but died later.

The killer phoned the police and told them he stabbed his brother before handing himself over, newspaper said.