UPDATE 1-Output at Kia Motors' main plant halted by strike

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(Adds strike damage, spokesman quotes and shares) SEOUL, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Kia Motors Corp. , South Korea's second-biggest auto maker, said on Tuesday output at its main plant had been halted since Feb. 16 by a strike by unionised workers, resulting in nearly $50 million of lost production. Kia has filed a lawsuit against union leaders for what it said was an illegal and unilateral decision to hold a strike over safety standards at the plant, Kia spokesman Park Eun-kyu said. Union ...

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