Solidarity tells activists to plan a general strike
The Solidarity underground, buoyed by a successful 15-minute strike, told union activists to plan a general strike in Warsaw against martial law, since smaller protests had failed.Skip to next paragraph
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Workers have become radicalized since martial law was declared Dec. 13 and several dozen large enterprises asked the committee to set a date for a general strike.
Polish authorities removed a marble stone laid by Solidarity supporters in a central Warsaw square to commemorate the deaths of nine people who died in a clash between miners and security forces in December.