No Ferries in Greece for 48-hours starting Friday 6 am

After the ferry strike announced a few days ago for December 8, a new 48-hour ferry Strike announced today by the Pan-Hellenic Seamen’ s Federation (PNO). The strike will affect all ship categories and will start Friday, December 2 at 6 am and end Sunday, December 4 at 6 am.

The Greek seamen are mainly protesting against the expected changes to their special tax regime. This regime is apparently under discussion between Athens and its creditors.

Federation’ s officials said that if this changes occur then “the seamen industry will be driven to extinction.”

According to PNO the strikes announced are only the beginning of their actions.

The team will keep travelers updated via its blog and twitter account.