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Tehran Refinery Workers End Strike

The Ministry of Oil revealed on 8 February that workers at the Tehran oilrefinery have agreed to call off a hunger strike begun in early January,following a meeting with Iranian Oil Minister Gholamreza Aghazadeh, who promisedto look into their demands. A spokesman for the Ministry of Oil said that theprotest had involved about 40 or 50 people at the Tehran refinery who refused toeat, and that work had not stopped. Mr....