Daily Israel Report
14:39
Reported

News Brief

  9/1/2014, Elul 6, 5774

Postal Strike Escalates - Tomorrow, Tel Aviv


In addition to the strike of mobile postal delivery which took place today (Monday), the postal workers tomorrow are now going to stage protests between 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. outside of all Tel Aviv Post Office branches, as well. 

At the same time, hundreds of postal workers are expected to demonstrate outside of the David Intercontinental Hotel, where Minister of Finance Yair Lapid is expected to speak.

Postal Workers Union chairman Shimon Farjun said, "The Ministry of Finance has blackmailed the postal workers into agree to dramatic steps in order to save the Post Office,"