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12 Injured in Lesotho Garment Worker Wage Clash

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At least 12 people, including two children aged 7 and 9, were injured this week at garment-worker demonstrations in Lesotho after police fired at them with rubber bullets, and, in one instance, live rounds, worker unions in the southern African country reported Wednesday. Eight of them, who had been peacefully protesting in Maputsoe and Maseru…

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