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Egyptian wife begs for help from domestic abuse on live stream

A 21-year-old Egyptian woman went live on Facebook to plead for help, saying her husband was beating her, leaving her with serious injuries.

Hayah Abdullah’s videos were shared widely prompting an online campaign to rescue her.
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