General strike for the social security bill

General strike for the social security bill

Athens, December 02, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency

By Olga Mavrou

A general strike is proclaimed on Thursday, in Greece from trade unions of the private and social sector against the bill on social security.

Protesters will rally at Klaphthmonos Square   in Athens and in central squares of other Greek cities.

In the general strike also participates the Seamen Federation –as a result, ships are to remain anchored in the ports for 24 hours.

Disruptions are expected also in flights. Public transportation in Athens will be limited with work stoppages. Hospitals will be operating on a skeleton staff