The South Korean Gov. arrested KCTU President, Bro. Lee Suk-haeng
Dec 09, 2008
[Photo : KCTU Organized press conference to denounce the undemocratic and anti-workers' laws which the Lee Myung-bak government is pursuing on December 8th together with progressive movements.] Bro. Lee Suk-haeng, President, was arrested on 10:40 pm, December 5th by the police du...
ITUC Calls on Authorities to Cease Repression of KCTU
Aug 11, 2008
ITUC Online 144/070808 South Korea: ITUC Calls on Authorities to Cease Repression of KCTU Brussels, 7 August 2008 (ITUC OnLine): The ITUC has written http://www.ituc-csi.org/IMG/pdf/KCTU_KMWU_arrest_warrants_04-08-08.pdf to President Lee Myung-bak of South Korea strongly protestin...
Calling for Solidarity - Lee Myung-bak government repression against the KCTU and Fundamental Trade Union Rights
Aug 04, 2008
[Photo 1] Police buses surrounding the KCTU headquarter office. [Photo 2] The police searching the car going out from the KCTU office without showing any authorative documents including search warrant. Calling for Solidarity - Lee Myung-bak government repression against the KCTU ...
Protesting the Denial of border entry of the KCTU Delegation to the G8 Summit by the Japanese government.
Jul 14, 2008
Guarantee Democracy and Human Rights at all Moments! Protesting the Denial of border entry of the KCTU Delegation to the G8 Summit by the Japanese government. The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) with a membership of 800,000 is a major confederation of South Korean trad...
The KCTU Launches a General Strike Against the Announcement of South Korean government on April 18 Protocol on US beef
Jun 27, 2008
The KCTU Launches a General Strike Against the Announcement of South Korean government on April 18 Protocol on US beef On June 25th, the KCTU Central Executive Committee made voted to launch an unlimited General Strike to support the South Korean people
One million South Korean people and workers protested against the Unfair US beef import agreement and the neoliberal government policies!
Jun 11, 2008
[Photo : Tens of Thousands of people gathered with candlelight in the cetral area of Seoul] One million South Korean people and workers protested against the Unfair US beef import agreement and the neoliberal government policies! On June 10th, around one million people and worker...
South Korean Government Crack Down Peaceful Demonstration!
Jun 02, 2008
No More Hope for Lee Myung-bak Government! Hundreds of Thousands of South Korean People demonstrated against the Government! On May 31st, hundreds of thousands of South Korean people held a candlelight rally in more than 100 cities across the country against the Lee Myung-bak gov...
Deportation of MTU President and Vice President Carried Out!
May 22, 2008
KCTU and its affiliate, MTU Condemn the Outrageous and Unlawful Deportation of MTU Leaders! Yesterday May 15th, the South Korean Ministry of Justice and Immigration Authorities carried out the rushed and secretive deportation of MTU President Torna Limbu and Vice President Abdus S...
KCTU denouncing the lay-off of 99 Allianz Life Insurance workers
Apr 14, 2008
[Statement] The lay-off of 99 Allianz Life Insurance workers is the responsibility of the Lee Myung-bak government April 1st, 2008 The administrative committee at Allianz Life Insurance has decided to lay-off the 99 trade union members that have been on strike. This is a clear ca...
Lee Myung-bak Government attacking the KOSCOM Irregular Workers by riot police
Mar 14, 2008
[Photo] A member of KOSCOM Irregular Workers Union who was injured by the violence of riot police is explaining the situation while the riot police attacking the sit of sit-in demonstration at the Press Conference [KCTU Statement] Is violence the Lee Myung-bak government's soluti...
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