Massive General Strike And Protests Announced For March
The march will take place on March 7, while the strike will happen in the second half of the month. The Government believes the unions’ demands are not cohesive and that their intention is actually to inflict a political blow.
the largest union in the conglomerate announced that it will organize a march for March 7th along with planning a general strike for the second half of the next month. They did not specify when the strike will take place.
Shortly after the announcement, the Transportation Union (UTA) announced that it would be joining the protests. By preventing people from accessing public transportation — making getting to work a virtual impossibility — the strike is effectively able to bring the country to a halt. Read more: