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Greek public sector on strike: Mar 12 & Mar 19-20/2014

Greece’s public sector union ADEDY will launch a 24-hour strike tomorrow Wednesday, March 12th 2014, in order to protest the the measure of  the so-called “availability” that sends home civil servants with 75% of their salary and eventually lays them off after seven months.

The measure that will end up in laying off several thousands of civil servants is to be voted tomorrow at the Greek Parliament.

Municipality workers union will join the strike on Wednesday.

Also doctors at public hospitals will join the strike.

The unionists will stage a protest march in downtown Athens.

ADEDY plans also a 48-hour strike on March 19th and 20th 2014.

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