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Greek Workers Protest Firings; Officers Await Back Pay 


It hasn’t worked yet, but Greek workers were to take to the streets on June 30 in another of hundreds of protests over austerity measures over the last four years, at the same time the government is moving to restore the pay of police, military and uniformed officers to obey a court order.

The civil servant’s union, ADEDY, planned a series of protests in several Greek cities to protest the public sector mobility scheme in which selected workers – predominantly the lower-paid and without political protection – are paid 75 percent of already-slashed salaries for eight months and then fired if another position can’t be found for them...