Amid French war, Malian military junta installs new interim government
a day agoKumaran Ira
Greek workers’ 24-hour strikes against draconian labour laws; stoppages in hospitals across France over pay and staff shortages; trade unions betray Spanish bank workers’ dispute, accept 2,700 job losses; Lesotho garment workers enter third week of pay strike
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
10 June 2021
160 killed in massacre at Solhan in northern Burkina Faso
6 June 2021Kumaran Ira
Macron demands Malian junta endorse French occupation of Mali
3 June 2021Kumaran Ira
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
3 June 2021
Macron in Rwanda: French imperialism covers past crimes to prepare new ones
31 May 2021Will Morrow
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
27 May 2021
As over 50 refugees drown, UN condemns EU’s Mediterranean migrant policy
26 May 2021Will Morrow
Malian army detains president in French-backed coup aiming to strangle strikes
25 May 2021Kumaran Ira
Spain’s PSOE-Podemos regime intensifies expulsions of refugees to Morocco
21 May 2021Alejandro López
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
20 May 2021
Spain deploys army against refugees fleeing across border with Morocco
18 May 2021Alejandro López
Strikes across Italy to protest fatal industrial accidents; Intensive care nurses protest in France as Covid overwhelms hospitals; after series of union sellouts London bus workers strike vote against remote sign on; UK teachers oppose victimisations, attacks on jobs, pay and conditions
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
13 May 2021
Greek workers in one-day general strike against anti-strike law; Vehicle and driver registration staff at UK headquarters Swansea begin further strikes over COVID safety; Midwives walk out and protest across France against lack of COVID safety
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
6 May 2021
Ocupación S.A.: Documentary exposes Spain’s role in illegal occupation of Western Sahara
29 April 2021Alejandro López, Paul Mitchell
Indefinite walkout by Georgian manganese miners in Chiatura over pay and conditions; pay strikes across the Netherlands in metal and electronics industries; teachers’ disputes in France and England over lack of COVID safety and privatisation
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
29 April 2021
Pandemic produced a “catastrophic year” for Middle East and North Africa
22 April 2021Jean Shaoul
Spanish steelworkers at Tubacex in Alva province continue strike against redundancies; UK bus strikes continue at Go North West in Manchester and London United; Italian students at high school in Naples boycott classes over lack of Covid safety; delivery gig workers’ strike in Nantes, France
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
22 April 2021
Chad’s French-backed President Idriss Déby dies fighting opposition militia
20 April 2021Alex Lantier
UK bus drivers continue strikes in Manchester and at London United over pay and conditions; one-day national stoppage of lorry drivers in Netherlands for pay rise and improved conditions; thousands of doctors strike in Sudan against lack of COVID safety and pay
Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
15 April 2021
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