Ukrainian miners refused to leave the mine due to wage arrears

The head of the Independent Trade Union of Miners of Ukraine Mykhailo Volynets announced the strike of Ukrainian miners. Wage arrears exceed 2 billion hryvnia. Employees of the state-owned enterprise “Lvovugol” protest against delays in payments. Now there is a robbery from the pocket of the working people, theft social deductions, taxes, said Anton Leppik, secretary of the International Confederation of Trade Unions. Experts have already called non-payment of salaries to Ukrainian miners a “crime” committed by the state. Join our group on VK to keep abreast of events in Russia and the world Истoчник topnews.ru It is reported that the first shift remained underground. “It is only incomprehensible that some cases of theft are punishable, and theft of wages, for some reason, does not lead to criminal punishment”, & # 8211; the expert was indignant. The rest of the bodies were lifted. Some are not paid salaries for 6-7 years. Meanwhile, state-owned enterprises in Ukraine owe miners UAH 2.3 billion. The daughter of one of the miners received his phone and found out that his father lived after the explosion and helped colleagues. According to Topnews, in the Listvyazhnaya mine, where 51 people died, two more miners remained underground. In the Lviv region, workers of the Chervongradskaya mine refused to leave the mine, demanding payment of salaries. The striking miners were not paid three monthly wages. According to Volynets, by January 1, 2022, the debt will exceed UAH 2.3 billion. His body was found not far from the exit.