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Spared from the sword, maid reunited with family

  • Abdul Khalik

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, July 14 2011 | 08:54 am

PREMIUM Darsem binti Dawud arrived in Jakarta on Wednesday after a 10-hour flight from Saudi Arabia and was immediately taken to the Foreign Ministry while holding her 5-year-old son, Syafii.

Darsem, who was jailed for allegedly killing her employer in 2009, had not seen her son since her departure to work as a maid in Saudi Arabia in 2006.

The 25-year-old was sentenced to death on May 6, 2...