The ITUC has condemned the murder of Somali journalist Abdiasis Mohamed Ali, who was killed on 27 September by two men armed with pistols in northern Mogadishu.
ITUC Condemns Killing of Somali Journalist
Brazil: Trade Unions and Human Rights Lawyers #StandWithLula as Show-Trial LoomsInternational and US trade unions joined with prominent human rights lawyers in denouncing unfounded charges against former Brazilian President Luis Inácio Lula da Silva, at a special event in New York on 20 September hosted by the ITUC and the AFL-CIO.
Colombian Trade Unions Back Peace AccordColombia’s three trade union centres CGT, CTC and CUT have given strong backing to a “Yes” vote in the upcoming plebiscite on the peace accord to end decades of civil conflict in the country.
Prosecutors Allegations Against ex-President Lula put Brazil’s Justice System on TrialAllegations by prosecutor Deltan Dallagnol against former Brazilian President Lula, recycling discredited claims that he secretly owned a beach apartment in Guarujá and alleging that he presided over a massive corruption scandal, are putting Brazil’s justice system itself on trial, according to the ITUC.
Bangladesh Government and Global Brands Share Responsibility for Factory DeathsThe tragic deaths of at least 30 workers and injuries to many more in Saturday’s fire at the Tampoco Foil factory in Bangladesh shows the callous disregard of the Bangladesh government for workers’ safety, and the failure of multinational companies doing business with the factory to take responsibility for the lives of workers in their supply chains.
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