Foxconn China Plant: Foxconn confirms 'violence' at China iPhone factory
oxconn confirmed Wednesday an outbreak of "violence" at its vast plant in central China, after footage emerged of workers clashing with security personnel in protests at the factory. In a statement, the company said workers had complained about pay and conditions at the plant, but denied it had housed new recruits with Covid-positive staff at the Zhengzhou factory, the world's largest producer of iPhones.
Unrest over COVID-19 policies and work conditions erupts into violence at Chinese iPhone factory
Employees at the world's biggest Apple iPhone factory were beaten and detained in protests over pay amid anti-virus controls on Wednesday, according to witnesses and videos on social media, as tensions mount over Chinese efforts to combat a renewed rise in infections.