Call for solidarity after Pakistani trade union leader arrested

PAKISTANI activists have called for international solidarity after the arrest of a veteran trade union leader for organising a demonstration against the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Pakistan Trade Union Defence Campaign (PTUDC) general secretary Qamar Uz Zaman Khan was detained on Saturday after a protest in Sadiqabad, central Pakistan.

He is also leader of the local Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), whose former leader Benazir Bhutto was shot dead in 2007 with...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-06-23 17:44
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