TITLE

LEBANON-STRIKE

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);10/20/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5199, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposed strike by teachers in Lebanon against government's irresponsible way of handling the issues related to raise the wages of the workers.
ACCESSION #
67613377

 

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