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Protesters to stay in Poland's parliament during NATO meet

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WARSAW, Poland - Disabled people who have been protesting for weeks in Poland's parliament along with their parents will remain there during the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, an official said.
About a dozen protesters - some in wheelchairs, sleeping on mattresses on the floor - have been occupying one corridor in the parliament building since April 18 to demand higher disability allowances and more funds for medical care and rehabilitation. State support for the disabled has been very low and in most cases family members who take care of the disabled are not allowed to earn additional...
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Protesters to stay in Poland's parliament during NATO meet

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A Polish government official says the disabled people who have been protesting for weeks in parliament along with their parents will remain there during the upcoming NATO Parliamentary Assembly
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