Category Luhansk Peoples Republic

Slave labour in Lugansk: what war in Ukraine has “achieved”

The separatist “Lugansk people’s republic” in eastern Ukraine is using 5000 prisoners as slave labour, a report by local human rights campaigners says. The prisoners are caught in a legal no man’s land. Most of them were sentenced and jailed by the Ukrainian court system, which the “people’s republic” – established in May 2014 by […]

REGIME ATTACKS WORKERS RIGHTS IN LUHANSK

Ukraine Solidarity Campaign has reported on the threat to trade union rights by the new Labour Code of Ukraine.   Meanwhile workers of Ukraine are in an even worse situation in the occupied territory of the ‘Luhansk Peoples Republic’ in East Ukraine.  Previously independent trade unions were banned by the authorities in Luhansk. Leading trade union […]

Exclusive Interview with leader of the Independent Miners Union – Luhansk

The Luhansk People’s Republic doesn’t need independent unions and registering them is now prohibited The Ukraine Solidarity Campaign is pleased to present to the labour movement this exclusive interview with Mykola Koziuberda leader of the Independent Union of Miners (NPG)  at the Nikanor Nova mine of the Luhansk Coal Association.  NPG is facing a serious attack on trade […]

MINERS UNION ON THE ATTACK ON TRADE UNION FREEDOM IN LUHANSK

The Ukraine Solidarity Campaign continues with our previous report on the banning of the Independent Trade Union of Miners (NPG) by the forces who control the self-proclaimed ‘Luhansk Peoples Republic’.  This is a serious attack on trade union freedom in this area of Ukraine.  We publish below in full the latest report from  the NPG […]

UNIONS BANNED BY PRO-RUSSIAN SEPARATISTS IN LUHANSK

Independent trade unions are now banned in the so-called Luhansk Peoples Republic’ – the Order was issued on 20th January2015 by the Minster of Justice A.V. Shubin entitled:  “Concerning the Ban for Registration of Independent Trade Unions on the Territory of the People’s Republic of Luhansk Peoples Republic”.  The order has become fully apparent as […]