Turkish Petroleum Corporation workers protest layoffs

ADIYAMAN: A group of ex-Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO) workers in Adıyaman province conducted a sit-in to protest mass layoffs of borehole employees in the province.

Gathering around oil rig no: MR 7000-2, workers demanded the extension of their contracts with TPAO. They expressed that their jobs are the only income source of their families.

Regional representative of Petroleum Workers’ Union (Petrol Is) also came to the demonstration site to support the protest.

SOURCE: CIHAN