NO. 42



Yemen Oil Workers Stage Two-Day Strike; Crude Liftings Unaffected

The oil workers of the Yemen Hunt Oil Company at the producing fields in Marib, the local refinery atSafir and the company's headquarters in San'a staged a two day strike on 15 and16 July in support of a number of their demands for pay rises and other socialbenefits. The strike dis- rupted operations at the field and the refinery aswell as pumping operations through the 400-km. export pipeline...