A French guide to going on strike
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Helene Daouphars explains why France strikes so much.

Strike action over labour law reforms has hit France, with oil refineries, nuclear power stations and transport hubs disrupted.

Riot police have battled with protesters in Paris and other cities, making 77 arrests.

Helene Daouphars explains why France strikes so much – and with such passion.

  • 27 May 2016
  • From the section Europe