Violent repression of trade union demonstrations

Other Names:
Violent police intervention in workers meetings
Military intervention in workers meetings

That workers joined students on the streets and were forming their own Workers Autonomous Federations was a prime reason for the military massacre in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China in 1989. In 1990, large scale strikes and walkouts in South Korea were crushed with massive force.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST