Daycare Center Workers to Strike on Monday


A strike of government daycare center employees was announced for Monday, according to Israel Radio.

Some 3,700 caregivers in centers run by the Economy Ministry said they will stage a one-day walkout over working conditions. Their grievances include: no pensions, payslips or rights to sick days or time off in case of mourning.

A demonstration was called for Monday near the prime minister’s residence in Yerushalayim.