Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP
Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP
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French rail strikes have cost €100 million, operator says, as staff continue to protest government reforms

Unions are protesting a plan that would do away with the jobs-for-life and early retirement guarantees enjoyed by current rail employees

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Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP
Workers take part in a rally called by the French trade union at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseille. Photo: AFP
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