“Intimidation of the workers and an attempt to suppress their mobilizations”, complains in a statement the head of Infrastructure and Transport of SYRIZA-PS, Nikos Pappas.
In his announcement he also states: “The filing of a lawsuit by the administration of STA.SY. SA against the Metro and Tram workers’ unions, who participated in a 3-hour work stoppage, which had even been announced by the Athens Labor Center, is unacceptable.
The intention to prosecute the workers, with the consequent request for sentencing them to a fine of 1,500 euros and imprisonment for 6 months, is unprecedented. The administration of STA.SY. SA and its political leader, Costas Karamanlis, to back down. “