Strike to halt ser­vices to­day

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There will be no na­tional or sub­ur­ban (Proas­ti­akos) rail ser­vices in Greece to­day as staff step up their protest ac­tion against the pri­va­ti­za­tion of rail­way op­er­a­tor Train­ose. The walk­out will also halt metro ser­vices be­tween Doukissis Plak­en­tias metro sta­tion and Athens In­ter­na­tional Air­port. The union rep­re­sent­ing rail­way staff called the ac­tion af­ter Italy’s Tren­i­talia lodged a bid for Train­ose. Work­ers are also de­mand­ing the sign­ing of a col­lec­tive la­bor con­tract. They are to stage a demon­stra­tion out­side the of­fices of the Trans­port Min­istry on Me­so­geion Av­enue at 9 a.m. to­day.

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