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Thursday, 18 August 2022 11:04 GMT

Killing of Filipina suspect interrogated in Lebanon

(MENAFN) The man who is suspected in the death of Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in a freezer in Kuwait, is under interrogation, Lebanese security and judicial officials said.

A judicial official said Saturday Lebanese citizen Nader Essam Assaf was handed over by Syrian authorities to Lebanon Friday, adding that the man's Syrian wife is in Syria.

Assaf and his wife are suspects in the death of Joanna Demafelis.

On Friday, the Philippine foreign secretary said the suspect is under arrest in Lebanon.

It's worth mentioning that this incident has sparked rage in Philippine which made the country's government issues a ban on workers travelling to Kuwait.


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