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Kuwaiti oil and gas workers have ended a three-day strike

Kuwaiti oil and gas workers have ended a three-day strike that had temporarily cut the OPEC member’s crude production by nearly half, local newspaper Al Jarida reported late on Tuesday, citing the trade union.

News that the strike was over came just hours after Kuwait’s oil minister had ruled out negotiations with the employees until they stopped their action, while one of the union leaders said the thousands of workers would hold out until planned public sector pay cuts were canceled.

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