Greece - Acropolis closed due to strike of state guards - February 28, 2017

The Acropolis and other ancient sites are closed to the public after state guards called a 24-hour strike over a pay and contract dispute with the government. The trade union representing the striking workers is seeking additional staff and overtime pay. The striking workers want more staff and overtime pay. The union said it hoped the dispute would be resolved by the Easter holidays and the peak of the tourist season.


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