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Thousand Protest in France Over Retirement
Posted By kurtnimmoadmin On September 23, 2010 @ 1:42 pm In Old Infowars Posts Style,World News | Comments Disabled
September 23, 2010
In France, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets as part of a second round of protests over pension reform plans.
The 24-hour strike has affected schools, transport and public services across the country.
The action is being widely seen across Europe as a key test for President Sarkozy as governments across the bloc seek to implement austerity measures.
France’s lower house has already approved raising the retirement age from 60 to 62.
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