Athens Metro, urban train, tram on strike & work stoppage, Jan 23/2013

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Despite courts declaring the strikes at Athens Metro as ‘illegal’, the union of the Metro workers decided to continue their protest and launch a new 24-hour strike on Wednesday, January 23rd 2013. On the same day workers at urban train ISAP/HSAP and the tram will stage a work stoppage form 12 noon until 4 p.m.

Blue buses and trolley will operate as usual.

The management of the three public transport means calls on workers to return to work and threatens them even with lay-offs in case they don’t comply.