Riot police officers grab a protestor during a demonstration against pension changes in Paris. Photo: AP
Riot police officers grab a protestor during a demonstration against pension changes in Paris. Photo: AP
France

France set for more strikes as over 1 million protest against raising retirement age

  • Protesters in France march against President Emmanuel Macron’s plan to extend the retirement age to 64
  • French unions announced new strikes and protests for January 31, and vow to try to get the government to back down

Riot police officers grab a protestor during a demonstration against pension changes in Paris. Photo: AP
Riot police officers grab a protestor during a demonstration against pension changes in Paris. Photo: AP
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