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Strike over French pension reforms

France faces serious disruption in a nationwide strike to fight proposals to raise the retirement age.

The 24-hour-strike is set to hit public transport, banks, air traffic and the postal service.

The strike date coincides with the presentation of the pension reform bill to parliament

Christian Fraser reports.

  • 07 Sep 2010
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