10 October 2012
The Democratic Alliance says the continuing
transport strike violence is yet another example of the Police Minister’s
inability to maintain public order.
DA Shadow Minister of Police Dianne
Kohler Barnard said that the Police need to act harshly on the offenders.
The Road Freight Employers`
Association on Tuesday said that three of the four unions representing the
strikers have agreed to return to work.
Since the strike began two weeks ago
about 24 trucks have been set alight in the Western
ohler Barnard also said that the
public needs to be given an update on the ongoing strike, by the Police
Minister and the National Police Commissioner, about the steps that have been
taken in trying to resolve violence.
Labels: Violence condemned on the truck drivers strike