Radio Taiwan International
Members of the Taiwan Nurse Medical Industry Union (TNMIU) chant their slogans in front of the Ministry of Health and Welfare. They are calling on the government to improve their working conditions by hiring more nurses.
The protest takes place exactly one month after a fire broke out at the Taipei Hospital, resulting in 13 dead and 39 injured. Many believed the fire wasn’t properly dealt with due to the low number of medical staff members on site. [FULL STORY]