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Tuesday, August 16

Trinidad cops abandon jobs during 1-day walkout

Seattle Times Newspaper: "PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad —
Officials in Trinidad say roughly 25 percent of the Caribbean country's police officers have joined in a one-day strike.

A police union called for a day of 'rest and reflection' Monday as a way to protest the government's offer of a 5 percent pay raise. The union says that isn't enough"