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Italian Workers Refuse To Load Saudi Weapons Ship In Protest Over Yemen Atrocities


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Ricardo
- 33 days ago - newspunch.com
Italian unions have refused to load cargo onto a Saudi ship carrying weapons in protest against the Kingdoms aggression against Yemen. Union workers said they would not be complicit in what was happening. Some protesters and human rights...



   

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Sue H (7)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 5:20 pm
Bravo.
 

Wilde Thange (10)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 6:06 pm
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The Bahri-Yanbu ship had been loaded with weapons in Antwerp, Belgium earlier this month, but was successfully blocked from picking up additional arms at the French port of Le Havre following a similar protest.

The Independent reports: Unions in the northern Italian city initially lobbied to have the vessel banned, but their efforts failed and the Bahri-Yanbu docked there earlier this week.

I suppose that is why the US is avidly getting rid of unions!! In the name of permanent wars.
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 9:18 pm
I also say BRAVO.to these workers.
Thanks Ricardo
 

ANA MARIJA R (200)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 9:28 pm
At 6:20 a.m. this is my first encouraging news today. :)
Thank you Ricardo
 

Animae C (509)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 10:10 pm
WOW that is absolutely brilliant, BRAVO to them!!!

Of course it's why our nations governments hate & destroy unions Wilde, ours in Australia aren't as strong as they used to be, with half the amount of members they used to attract!

i saw an ad recently, i think it was US, it said something like -
"for the cost of union fee membership, one could buy a Nintendo"!!!
And thus, they continue to dumb down the people, how else can they do exactly what they want!!
 

Doris F (19)
Friday May 24, 2019, 3:43 am
Kudos !!! tyfs Ricardo
 
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