Since the 1990s Sweden has suffered from high unemployment and currently has what must be described as mass unemployment. It is obvious that the economic policy pursued is no longer able to achieve full employment.
It is a matter of humanity and decency. That is what the LO Executive Council writes in a statement in response to the refugee crisis.
Union protests having taken place in Iran during the spring have been countered by aggression by the regime. LO Sweden and the Swedish Transport Workers' Union have repeatedly protested against and condemned the summary executions, imprisonments and harassment that take place in Iran.