High level of support for embassy strikes

Workers in Spanish embassies and consulates in Sweden, Denmark and Norway overwhelmingly supported strike action over their pay and conditions. Unions argue that these workers are not covered by appropriate collective agreements or any proper rules on pay and conditions. The workers may have lost out to the tune of 20% or 30% of pay and the unions are warning of further strike action in November if the government does not take action to resolve the situation facing some 6,000 workers in Spanish embassies and related offices around the world. [Read more at > FSP-UGT (ES)->http://www.fspugt.es/index.php/mod.noticias/mem.detalle/idnoticia.1608/idimagen.880/relcategoria.7]

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