Ärztestreik geht in die nächste Runde

Seit Mitternacht streiken in Island ein weiteres Mal die Ärzte. In den Gesundheitszentren der Hauptstadt sowie der Westfjorde, Ostislands, Suðurnes, Westislands, Nordislands und Südislands, im Universitätskrankenhaus Landspítali haben die Ärzte für 48 die Arbeit niedergelegt.

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Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Hits Bárðarbunga

An earthquake of 5.4 in magnitude hit the northern caldera rim of Bárðarbunga volcano under Vatnajökull glacier at 1:37 am yesterday. Following the event, seismic activity in the intrusive dike, connecting the volcano with the eruption in Holuhraun, increased slightly.

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Doctors in Iceland on Strike Again

Doctors working at healthcare centers in Reykjavík and surrounding communities, at healthcare institutions outside the capital area and at Landspítali National University Hospital’s research, women’s and children’s wards started striking at midnight and will not resume work until midnight tomorrow.

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