It was not a simple decision to go on strike, but try to understand, we are representing our country abroad and cannot afford a normal life. we are people with Phd's and MA's, each of us knows at least 3 languages and we are earning an average of 1700 dollars a month. Our children have psychological problems because they have to leave their friends and school and environments every three or four years. Our spouses cannot make a carrier because we are serving our country. we don't have a choice, this was our only mean. Help us and ask the ministry of finance to agree to negotiate with us.
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