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Contents 4 10 NASUWT lobbies Foreign Office over Bahrain 8 Rohingya people facing genocide in Myanmar 16 Inspiring message from Zimbabwean trade unionist Turkish teachers’ leaders flee Turkey 5 Working rights must be protected after Brexit 6 Hope that teachers’ voices will be heard post-Mugabe 12 World Teachers’ Day – treat teachers as professionals 13 My freedom is your victory – Huber Ballesteros 14 Support pledge for unions in wake of hurricane destruction 15 Exclusive interview with ETUCE’s European Director NASUWT The Teachers’ Union Hillscourt Education Centre Rose Hill, Rednal, Birmingham B45 8RS Telephone: 03330 145550 Email: email@example.com Website: www.nasuwt.org.uk 3