Public transport at a standstill in Greece on Monday, Labor Day

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Public transport at a standstill in Greece on Monday, Labor DayThe Athens metro (lines 1, 2, and 3) and tram-trains will be on a 24-hr strike, but buses and trolleys will operate from 09:00 until 21:00

A nationwide 24-hour strike in public transport for Monday, May 1, Labor Day, was announced on Friday by workers' unions, ANA reports.

The National Railway will also be on a 24-hour strike, as will the Attica and Peloponnese Suburban Railway (proastiakos).

Moreover, demonstrations will be held at 11:00 am in Syntagma Square and at the same time in Piraeus at Pasalimani on Labor Day. In Thessaloniki, demonstrations are planned at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos at 11:00 am.

Additional demonstrations are expected to take place throughout Greece on Labor Day.

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