Ethiopian housemaid stabs employer, drinks poison in south Lebanon

By TheDailyStar

Beirut, Lebanon―An Ethiopian housemaid allegedly stabbed her employer in the southern Lebanese border area of Marjayoun (about 110km from the capital, Beirut), state media, National News Agency, reported Friday (April 29, 2016).

Desalesh Ina Yuro reportedly stabbed her 66-year-old employer Ghazaleh Mahmoud Burji in the town of Markaba, slightly wounding her, state-run National News Agency said. The maid then drank poison and passed out. She was admitted to Mais al-Jabal Public Hospital.