Victory boosts workers’ confidence to defend living standards
Thirty-six employees of the Coffee To Go Café in Ramat Aviv have won a
strike for union recognition and against the violation of their labour
rights. It was the first ever strike in an Israeli café.
Bloody fighting between Turkish troops and PKK Kurdish separatist
guerrillas on the Turkey/Iraq border has enormously ratcheted-up
tensions between the two countries.
Government and opposition struggle intensifies
"Generals lie, Soldiers die"
But divided elites, social tensions and Kurdish question herald new
Growing opposition against Ahmadinejad’s regime
Gaza’s population faces further isolation
Conflict in refugee camp threatens to spread
Military threatens pro-Islamic government
Tens of thousands of student clash with police to protest at government
attempts to raise tuition fees