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Maribor STS Workers Stage Protest in Ljubljana

Ljubljana, 29 January - Some 250 workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which its owner, German industrial group Siemens, plans to close down by the end of September, staged a protest in Ljubljana on Thursday. Prime Minister Borut Pahor promised to arrange talks with Siemens to prevent shutdown.

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
The head of the Association of Free Trade Unions of Slovenia (ZSSS), Dusan Semolic (left).
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Workers of the Maribor-based rail vehicle assembly plant STS, which is scheduled to close in September, staging a protest in front of the building of the Transport Ministry.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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