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Boys killed by a truck turning over. Syndicates announced a general strike. Fake bomb report in RS government.
Cousins Seval, 17, and Sabahudin, 16, from the village Serici near the town of Zenica died in an accident when a truck turned over. The truck was driven by Sabahudin's father Fuad. The man was injured and is hospitalized while the young men died in the cabin which turned under the heavy woods that the truck was carrying.
Unions said on Sunday that they will go striking from Monday after the government refused their demands that the price of working hour is higher. Ranka Misic, the president of unions in Republika Srpska, said that teachers were under pressure by school directors who were forcing them not to strike. Schools and faculties in Republika Srpska will not work, they annouced.
Mirna Soja of the Republika Srpska police said that the report on bomb being settled in the building of the government of RS was fake but that the security of the Prime Minister Aleksandar Dzombic will be enhanced. Dzombic was meeting on Sunday the representatives of syindicates who announced they would be striking due to cuts in salaries. Police is investigating who made the call reporting a bomb.
Balkan Insight has not verified the facts of the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy.
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