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Darsem avoids death penalty in S. Arabia, returns home

  • Mustaqim Adamrah

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, July 13 2011 | 09:32 am

PREMIUM Wednesday is the day that Dawud Tawar, the father of Darsem — an Indonesian maid who was sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia — and her only son, Sapii, 5, have been waiting for.

Dawud, 50, says he was relieved that his daughter was free and coming home.

He says he had not prepared anything special for Darsem’s homecoming except himself, his wife and Darsem’s only son, who woul...