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Burmese Police Harass Striking Railway Workers in Mandalay

Burmese Police have violently dispersed striking railway workers in Mandalay with rubber bullets and tear gas. The railway workers joined pro-democracy protesters in obstructing the...

Bolivian Healthcare Workers Strike Over COVID Conditions

The healthcare workers in a coronavirus-hit region of Bolivia have called for a 48-hour strike starting on Feb. 9 as they demand the local...

London Bus Drivers to Strike over Pay Dispute

London bus drivers are planning strikes due to pay and condition disputes with French company RAPT.The bus driver's union Unite has arranged for drivers...

Coordinated French Labor Strike Will Likely Disrupt Supply Chains

Port blockages and mass strikes are expected due to a dispute between the French government and the General Confederation of Labour (CGT.) Union CGT said...

Brazilian Trucking Unions Call For National Strike

Brazil’s National Confederation of Transport and Logistics Workers (CNTTL) called on their colleagues to hold a strike on February 1 in protest of low...

Mexico’s Interjet Workers Go On Strike

Interjet employees went on a strike on Friday, after the company failed to pay employees four months’ worth of salary and other benefits. Interjet...

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