Strikes: strike in Portugal - fuel is running out

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Lisbon (dpa) - In the middle of the summer season, the petrol stations in the holiday destination Portugal go out of fuel. For the second time, the drivers of dangerous goods trucks entered into an indefinite strike within four months. Among other things, they demand higher salaries. The socialist government of Prime Minister António Costa called the energy emergency and announced rationing. Nevertheless, many gas stations are already emptied.

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