Teacher Trade Unions under Attack in Yemen and Bahrain
Submitted by Mary on Tue 29th March, 2011 - 4:34 pm
Teachers Protesting in Bahrain
EI is reporting that teacher trade unionists are under attack in Yemen and Bahrain
Education International (EI) is reporting that teacher trade unionists have been attacked in both Yemen and Bahrain. In Yemen, 5 teachers have been killed and 40 injured as a result of taking part in pro-democracy protests. Meanwhile in Bahrain the house of the president of the Bahraini Teachers' Association was raided by 20 security forces and his wife and children interrogated for two hours.
Read the report in full at: http://www.ei-ie.org/news/news_details/1740