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S. Korean Workers Stage Actions for Vital Rights
Pyongyang, August 22 (KCNA) -- The trade union of Hyundai Motors of south Korea staged strikes to win vital rights on August 20 and 21, according to KBS of south Korea.

More than 40,000 unionists took part in the actions. The trade union has staged actions for wage hike since last year. Factories under the motors across south Korea staged such actions in protest against the management's rupture of negotiations for collective contract, etc. this year.

The trade union of Kia Motors launched a strike on August 21 in solidarity with the strikers.

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