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Striking Korean workers defy police

Hundreds of sacked workers from South Korea’s Ssangyong motors have continued to clash with police as they resist efforts to end a two-month long siege at the company’s main factory.

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South Korea police use tear gas in strike standoff

(AFP) SEOUL — South Korean police Wednesday sprayed tear gas from helicopters to try to evict unionists armed with petrol bombs and slingshots from a loss-making auto plant.

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