VIDEO: Kenyan women caught up in slave trade in the Middle East
“I will not stand and watch this ****. There is no slavery anymore. We are not animals.”
Despite heartbreaking stories of abuse, many women from Kenya and Ghana still travel to the Middle East, where foreign maids are often legally bound to their employer and have limited rights. Testimonies from women who escaped and private recordings show a world of powerlessness and abuse, hidden behind closed doors.
Video by BBC