Colombia: ETUC's deep concern on imprisonment of trade union leader, Hubert de Jesús Ballesteros Gomez

Bruxelles, 02/09/2013

The ETUC is deeply concerned that despite that guarantees given by Colombia to respect trade union rights, notably in the context of the Free Trade Agreement with the EU, a prominent trade union leader could be arrested in what appears to be an attempt to intimidate the organisations involved in the national strikes.