Ukraine: Coal miners end hunger strike at Kapustin coal mine in LuhanskStaff Writer | November 20, 2018
Coal miners at the Kapustin coal mine in Pryvillia in Luhansk region have finished their hunger strike after 30 days of protest to demand payment of wage arrears and have come up to the surface, Mykhailo Volynets, chairman of the Independent Trade Union of Coal Miners of Ukraine, has said.
Europe Kapustin coal mine in Pryvillia
As was reported earlier, the coal miners at the Kapustin coal mine demand that their wage for the past four months be paid off in full. According to Volynets, the wage arrears already reached UAH 170 million. The miners started their strike on October 19, 2018. ■