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Amazon workers in Germany preparing Christmas strike

Monday 16 December 2013 | 11:00 CET | News
Amazon workers in Germany are preparing a strike for Monday 23 December, over a long playing dispute about pay, Reuters said. The Verdi union said workers would strike in Amazon's logistic centres in Bad Hersfeld and Leipzig and, for the first time, in Graben. A delegation of German workers will also protest at Amazon's headquarters in Seattle, helped by US workers unions. On Tuesday 24 December, workers in Amazon's centre in the German town of Werne will protest, Verdi said. The German union has organised short strikes this year to try to force Amazon to accept collective bargaining

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Amazon
Countries: Germany
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