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fYRoM tobacco producers again close border crossings

Δημοσίευση 13 Ιανουαρίου 2011, 12:52 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
fYRoM tobacco producers again  close border crossings
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Protesting tobacco producers from the southwest part of fYRoM on Wednesday again set up a blockade at the Medzitlija border crossing that leads to the Niki crossing and Florina, northwest Greece, in protest against what they charge are low prices offered by tobacco dealers the country.

Protesting tobacco producers from the southwest part of fYRoM on Wednesday again set up a blockade at the Medzitlija border crossing that leads to the Niki crossing and Florina, northwest Greece, in protest against what they charge are low prices offered by tobacco dealers the country.

The protesters, who closed off the crossing at noon, said they intended to remain at the blockade for a few hours. A similar mobilisation was held last week.

A fYRoM border crossing with Bulgaria was also briefly closed off a few days ago.