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French unions call more strikes

French unions on Thursday called two more strike days over President Nicolas Sarkozy’s planned retirement reforms. General strikes and protests

Europe

Gaza: surviving the blockade

For more than three years the people of Gaza have been surviving on a trickle of humanitarian aid. The blockade imposed by Israel to prevent rockets

World

Israel to ease Gaza embargo

Israel has said it will ease the land blockade of Gaza to allow more goods into the Palestinian territory. Pressure has been mounting following a