Scale operation unfolded at the company's Ssangyong Motor, 70 km south of Seoul. Hundreds of workers who took the company to protest against cuts, smoked tear gas. Grenades were thrown from helicopters and special forces acted on the ground. Crowd of strikers dispersed using water cannons, a powerful jet of water shot down people's feet, and then in the course were police truncheons.
According to official data, during the attack injured two people. Meanwhile, the Korean TV channel YTN reported that the injuries of varying severity were, at least 30 people.
Going through the process of bankruptcy is the smallest in South Korea automaker Ssangyong Motor Corporation is tangible losses from prolonged strike its unions. It is estimated that production losses only in the last two months were $ 200 million.