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Contrasting Scenes of the General Strike

Posted November. 15, 2004 22:55,   


The Korean Government Employees Union announced that it embarked on a general strike yesterday, but the participation rate showed stark contrasts among the regions. The contrasting scenes between the civil affairs office of Nam-gu district in Ulsan (left), empty because government employees did not come to work, and that of Jongro-gu in Seoul, where public servants showed up as usual.

Chul-Min An acm08@donga.com