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Amazon Workers In Germany Strike Again In Protracted Pay Dispute

Posted at 1:43PM Tuesday 01 Apr 2014

Hundreds of workers at online retailer Amazon in Germany went on strike on Monday, the first stoppage this year in a pay dispute that has dragged on for months.

A spokesman for the Verdi labor union had said that about 500 of around 1,200 workers at Amazon's distribution center in Leipzig were expected to strike.

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