France shuts down: Mass strike hits trains, Eiffel Tower (38)

The Toronto Star 2019.12.05 14:37
By Angela Charlton And Sylvie CorbetThe Associated Press Thu., Dec. 5, 2019timer3 min. read PARIS - The Eiffel Tower shut down, France's vaunted high-speed trains stood still and teachers walked off the job as unions launched nationwide strikes and protests Thursday over the government's plan to overhaul the retirement system. Paris authorities barricaded the presidential palace and deployed 6,000
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