Women from Indonesia go to Saudi Arabia to work as domestic laborers, but once there many find slave-like conditions and are unable to leave. Some suffer physical or sexual abuse. The below video is from a Danish documentary, but many of the interviews are in English and there are English subtitles. This video shows a family in Saudi Arabia beating a domestic laborer in their household, most likely because something went missing in their home and they suspected she must have been the one who stole it. She's hanging upside down suspended from the ceiling. Saudi family hang maid from hook - brutally beat her But what about the wives in these households, you may ask. They turn and look the other way. Sometimes they are the one abusing the domestic laborers. It's gotten so bad, Indonesia placed a ban on any more of their domestic laborers going to Saudi Arabia, although the ban hasn't really worked. Now there are women coming from other countries like the Philippines and Ethiopia.