Portugal’s truck drivers to meet essential supplies as fuel dries up

FILE PHOTO: A plane takes off at Lisbon airport, Portugal July 5, 2018. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante/File Photo

LISBON (Reuters) – Striking fuel-tanker drivers in Portugal have agreed to provide essential supplies to emergency services such as hospitals and airports, the government said on Wednesday, but the strike continued, worsening fuel shortages in cities and towns across the country. Portugal declared an energy crisis on Tuesday night after the strike forced it to […]

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