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UK universities strike: More than a million students miss class

Staff at dozens of the country’s top academic institutions are angry about their pay, working conditions and rising pension costs.

More than a million students are missing class in the UK as university lecturers go on strike.

Staff at dozens of the country’s top academic institutions are angry about their pay, working conditions and rising pension costs.

The UK’s universities have some of the highest tuition fees in the world.

Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from London.