"We are demanding that the (company's) senior managers come here and call off the lay-offs," Marc Devenne, a union representative was quoted as saying by the Belga news agency.Now that is a strong union response.
RTBF radio reported that about 10 managers at the plant were being held in a meeting room in an office building located next to the plant.
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