Chile rubbish piling up as workers strike

Health minister warns of serious health risk as rubbish goes uncollected for second week.

    Chile is in the grip of a national strike by municipal workers calling for a pay rise and better working conditions.

    The health minister is warning of a serious health risk as rubbish goes uncollected for a second week. 

    Al Jazeera's Gerald Tan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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