There is an enormous difference, 1% versus 10%, between the government's offer and what the Histadrut is asking for. Reasonable compromise is the only honorable way out. Those who will benefit most will be public sector workers earning way below the minimum wage. Who should protect them if not the Histadrut?!
Greek PM says may have to call early election (Reuters)
from the article: Histadrut announces general strike to begin Wednesday at 6 A.M.