On the 24th of December the active members of trade union “Labor Solidarity” declared creation of the strike committee under the Utility company (UC) “Kyivpasstrance”. It will coordinate the actions of workers and be of their interests. Also, trade union’s activists filed the applications to the prosecutor’s office and to the police today. The urgent request is to lay a criminal information against the governing bodies of “Kyivpasstrance” because of arrears in wage payment.
For the protection of workers from repression of company’s higher-ups and special services for the future reference “Labor Solidarity” enlisted European trade union’s support. Both Conjenctly trade unions plan to gain the imposition of address sanctions of European Community against the higher-ups of “Kyivpasstrance” and bureaucracies, who gave command “to stir up” the special services against strike participants. It was declared by Vitalii Makhynko, the leader of trade union “Labor Solidarity” on the 24th of December during press conference in “Interfax”.