Unofficial strikes expected in protest at war

predict a raft of unofficial strikes on the day war is declared.

campaigners are calling for workers and students to stage a walk out when war
breaks out.

general secretaries have not called for industrial action, but are looking at
stepping up action at a special emergency meeting of the TUC’s general council
on Wednesday.

than 100 senior unionists are due to meet, and will debate how to step up the
pressure on the Government.

to the Financial Times, the RMT transport union, the Public and Commercial
Services Union and the Communication Workers’ Union also expect walkouts by
members on the day the war begins.

By Quentin Reade

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