Pinay tied to a tree in Saudi now back in PH

Department of Foreign Affairs

Department of Foreign Affairs revealed on Friday that the overseas Filipino worker who was tied to a tree by her employer in Saudi Arabia is now back on Philippine soil.

“OFW Lovely Acosta Baruelo from Saudi Arabia arrived in Manila at 8:55 PM on 9 May 2019,” the DFA stated

A photo of the Pinay OFW tied to a tree made viral on Facebook with fellow Filipinos asking for help on her behalf.

The case of the Pinay was referred to the Philippine Embassy in Riyadh on May 9 and she was repatriated on the same day, the DFA stated.

“OFW Baruelo was allegedly punished by her employer by being tied to a tree,” DFA concluded.

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