Anger over French labour reforms

French workers and students protesting in the western city of Nantes on Tuesday against the Socialist government's planned labour law reforms. The proposals have divided the government and raised hackles in a country where the people are accustomed t
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French workers and students protesting in the western city of Nantes on Tuesday against the Socialist government's planned labour law reforms. The proposals have divided the government and raised hackles in a country where the people are accustomed to iron-clad job security.

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