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Montevideo, October 17th 2021 - 21:30 UTC

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  • Tuesday, February 2nd 2021 - 09:16 UTC

    Brazilian teamsters strike to protest fuel prices fizzles out

    A senior union leader admitted truckers were divided over the strike, predicting that there would not be major stoppages.

    Brazil independent truckers strike got off on Monday to a weak start because of internal divisions on how to protest fuel prices. The government said traffic was flowing freely on all of the country's highways far from fears of a repeat of the 2018 protest that disrupted food and fuel supplies.