Workers, Police Clash In Gresik

Kompas is reporting that workers at PT Redtrindo Nusantara’s wood processing factory in Gresik, East Java have filed complaints with authorities in Gresik after a clash with police sent 6 workers to the hospital.  According to Berita Jatim, hundreds of workers represented by Kahutindo (All-Indonesian Wood Forestry and General Workers’ Union) have been demonstrating outside the factory this week over holiday pay and outsourced work.  According to one witness, the police clashed with workers after they blocked the front gate and refused access to to the factory.

Buruh Redtroindo Nusantara Jumat (11/9) hanya lalu lalang dan duduk-duduk sehari setelah terjadi bentrokan dengan polisi. (Kompas)

Buruh Redtroindo Nusantara Jumat (11/9) hanya lalu lalang dan duduk-duduk sehari setelah terjadi bentrokan dengan polisi. (Kompas)

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