Global Week in Review: South African Mediators Make Proposal to End Strike

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Efforts to End South Africa Strike Still Underway

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The country’s government has put out a proposal to end a strike by platinum miners who are demanding double their current wages from three platinum companies in South Africa Anglo American Platinum, Lonmin and Impala Platinum. 

(Photo: REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko)

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