Jessica Demafelis, the sister of Joanna Demafelis, who was found dead in a freezer in Kuwait, cries as the wooden casket of her remains arrives at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Photo: AP

Kuwait court issues death sentence for couple who murdered Philippine maid and kept her body in freezer

The Demafelis murder triggered a diplomatic crisis between Kuwait and the Philippines, prompting Manila to impose a departure ban for its citizens planning to work in the Gulf state

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Jessica Demafelis, the sister of Joanna Demafelis, who was found dead in a freezer in Kuwait, cries as the wooden casket of her remains arrives at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Photo: AP
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