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Union rally attracts 10,000

Around 10,000 union supporters protested in Bratislava against the cabinet’s reform programme and the 2003 state budget draft, which envisages a return to price rises and spending cuts after over 6 per cent real wage growth in 2002.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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