Workers at Apple Foxconn Factory Rioting over guard beatings!


Breaking news this morning! It turns out that factory workers at a Foxconn factory, and Apple supplier in TaiYuan, China have been rioting due to alleged beatings by Foxconn guards! Photos and video after the jump.

Reports over a TechinAsia state that unconfined rioting took place last night at an Apple supply factory owned by Foxconn. The rioter have smashed show and restaurant windows, which looks to have kicked off due to alleged beating of a Foxconn worker by guards.

foxconn riots in China apple factory

The photos above show the aftermath of the riots which were posted on China’s Weibo microblogging platform.

Video of rioters at Foxconn factory in China.

 

unfortunately this is not the first time alleged beatings have been reported at Foxconn, the first time international media picked up on this was at the start of the Foxconn suicides!

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