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Greek ferries sail again after strike

Greek ferries sail again after strike

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Veerbootpersoneel in Greece, the strike ended. This can be an end to the sometimes chaotic conditions on the Greek islands.

The president of the trade union PNO made Saturday, through the Greek television announced that the veerbootpersoneel back to work after the springs eight days had at all.

The sailors protested against tax increases. Also require them to take action against undeclared work and they want less temporary employment in their industry. Due to the strike begun on several Greek islands shortages to arise, for example, fuels and medicines.

Friday came a crew of ferries to Crete hard in collision with the angry farmers. Who were tired of their trucks with agricultural products, not to the mainland.

They bekogelden the sailors in the port of Heraklion Friday hours with fireworks. The crew responded to the violence with water cannons. In the evening, and returned the rest back.

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