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Diplomat taken to court and ordered to compensate maid

An Iraqi diplomat in Sydney, Australia, was ordered to pay US$20,000 to her Filipino domestic worker after deducting money from her salary and kicking her out of their house. In January 2015, Anwar Alesi, the Consul-General of Iraq in Australia, hired Juliet Buenaobra, a Filipino domestic worker. Buenaobra said she was promised a salary of […]