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Nikolai Novik: "Leaders of independent trade unions have lost the most important thing – solidarity"

25.10.13 14:14
Nikolai Novik, the Vice-Chairman of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP), tells, in his interview to the Praca-by.info, about his book "NPG – Right to Be Humans", makes his "diagnosis" to the leaders of the independent trade union movement and explained why, in his opinion, the response of union leaders…

Vladimir Maley: "President's Edict No. 29 is the core of all problems"

24.10.13 9:51
Low wages and violations of safety standards – these are the main issues that workers address to the trade union lawyer.

Yuri Shvets and Vasily Alkhovsky suspend their hunger strike

20.10.13 9:48
Yuri Shvets, the chairman of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) at the Mozyr Oil Refinery, and his deputy Vasily Alkhovsky decided to suspend their protest – after 5 days of hunger strike – because the short-term goals of the protest have been achieved at the current stage.

"If a worker waters flowers in his or her office, it turns out to be a violation of labour discipline – practicing hobby during working hours"

17.10.13 11:11
The leaders of the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) are on their hunger strike for the fourth day. The factory administration is till ignoring the protest action.

BNP leaders at the Mozyr Oil Refinery need your support!

17.10.13 5:47
Yuri Shvets and Vasily Alkhovsky demand to stop illegal acts against members of the independent trade union at the Mozyr Oil Refinery.

Yuri Shvets: "Should I step aside and watch how they victimize members of our union?"

16.10.13 5:44
Yuri Shvets, the leader of the primary BNP organization, has responded to the claims of Gennady Teteruk, a deputy director of the Mozyr Oil Refinery.

"When union leader is on hunger strike, union activists of the Mozyr Oil Refinery should not remain silent"

15.10.13 14:55
Leaders of independent trade unions have told how they intend to support Yuri Shvets, the chairman of the BNP primary trade union organization of the Mozyr Oil Refinery, who has declared a hunger strike.

Another union leader goes on hunger strike

15.10.13 14:53
Vasily Alkhovsky, a deputy chairman of the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) of the workers of the Mozyr Oil Refinery workers, has decided to join the protest action in the form of a hunger strike held by the union leader Yuri Shvets.