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Argentina: Former PepsiCo workers clash with police in protest over factory's closure02:29

Argentina: Former PepsiCo workers clash with police in protest over factory's closure

Argentina, Buenos Aires
July 26, 2017 at 20:32 GMT -00:00 · Published

Protesters clashed with city police, in Buenos Aires, on Wednesday, as former PepsiCo workers and their supporters made their way to National Congress to protest the closure of the factory and its consequential job dismissals.

Students, state workers, teachers unions as well as Left wing figures joined the protest and were headed for the National Congress to present a law bill for expropriation of the factory, until they were blocked by police, leading to minor scuffles.

PepsiCo announced the sudden closure of its Buenos Aires factory last Wednesday, leading to the dismissal of 691 employees

Argentina: Former PepsiCo workers clash with police in protest over factory's closure02:29
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Protesters clashed with city police, in Buenos Aires, on Wednesday, as former PepsiCo workers and their supporters made their way to National Congress to protest the closure of the factory and its consequential job dismissals.

Students, state workers, teachers unions as well as Left wing figures joined the protest and were headed for the National Congress to present a law bill for expropriation of the factory, until they were blocked by police, leading to minor scuffles.

PepsiCo announced the sudden closure of its Buenos Aires factory last Wednesday, leading to the dismissal of 691 employees

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