June 16, 2015
Translated by Kristina Rus
Oleg Akimov, the Chairman of the Trade Unions Federation of Lugansk People’s Republic reported that the Federation of the Republic became a full member of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).
According to Akimov, on June 6-7 of this year there was a meeting of the Presidential Council of ITUC in Switzerland, where the membership of Trade Unions Federation of LPR in the international association was approved.
In an official letter that was sent to the address of the Trade Unions Federation of LPR, in addition to congratulations it said that the membership of the LPR TUF will multiply the power of enthusiasm and strength in the global struggle for workers’ interests.
According to the head of LPR TUF , membership in such a prestigious association will provide an opportunity for representatives of trade unions of the Republic to express their position and be heard around the world.