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Migrant Domestic Workers 'Trapped and Exploited' in UAE

Migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are beaten, exploited, and trapped in forced labor situations, according to a Human Rights Watch (HRW) report published Thursday. Analysts say that across the Middle East, living conditions for migrant domestic workers, most of them from Asia and Africa, are very poor. Marelie Brua from the Philippines once was a domestic worker in the United Arab Emirates. She said she complained one time to her “Madame” that there was no food...

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