By Martin Thomas
According to the Iraq Freedom Congress, a grouping initiated by the Worker-communist Party of Iraq, oil workers in southern Iraq are planning a strike which “aims to bring security and build a free and democratic society in Iraq”.
The IFC reports: “The oil workers will strike for the following demands:
• Abolition of all contracts including privatisation imposed on the workers of Iraq, particularly oil workers;
• An end to the killing of workers committed by the armed militias in Iraqi cities.