Labor sanctions by nurses continue for a third day on Wednesday,
after talks with Treasury officials ended without agreement shortly before 10
p.m. on Tuesday.
The Treasury called on nurses to return to work after a
work dispute over their conditions and salary had kept them on a limited
schedule for two days.
In a statement, the Treasury stated that it had
offered “a number of offers meant to solve the dispute and our differences with
the nurses,” without mentioning what the offers in question were
The Treasury said it was responsible for maintaining the
entire health system and the economy as a whole, and could not afford to give in
to “exaggerated demands.”