Turkish labour unions to launch mass protest

Labor Platform announced they would launch mass protests against Social Security and Health Insurance draft law, throughout Turkey at 2:00 p.m. on April 1st.

Turkish labour unions to launch mass protest
Certain organisations member of the Emek (Labor) Platform --bringing together the major labour unions of Turkey-- announced they would launch mass protests against Social Security and Health Insurance draft law, throughout Turkey at 2:00 p.m. on April 1st.

Revolutionary Labour Unions Confederation (DISK), Confederation of Public Employees Labour Unions (KESK) Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers & Architects (TMMOB), Turkish Medical Association, and Turkish Dentists Association will launch mass protests throughout Turkey which will begin with a press statement at 2:00 pm on April 1st in front of the Parliament building.

KESK Chairman Ismail Hakkı Tombul held a press conference on Friday and said they would leave their work places at 2:00 p.m. April 1st and launch mass protests. He said they would gather in front of the Parliament's Dikmen gate and make their voices be heard once again.

Tombul said they would also attend the rally organised by the "Health and a Secure Future for All Platform" on April 6th in Istanbul.

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