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French labour unions were divided about the future of the social movement after the government offered to temporarily scrap a controversial part of its pension reform. plans.
More protests to hit France as pension talks end without breakthrough
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said he would make "concrete proposals" on Saturday to end the deadlock with unions over the pension reform.
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The lawyers' protest came after a day of demonstrations by opponents of a plan to sweep away France's 42 pension schemes in favour of a single system.
Tens of thousands march in Paris against Macron's pension reforms
452,000 protesters hit the streets in France on Thursday as a transport strike entered its sixth week, according to Ministry of the Interior.
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With reports of train drivers going back to work, French unions are attempting to galvanise the strike as it approaches its sixth week.
Macron under pressure as French strike heads for the record books
The strike is now the second-longest in French history and is on course to surpass the longest, which lasted for 28 days in the winter of 1986/87.
French pension strikers and Gilets Jaunes march on 24th day of action
Thousands of trade unionists and Gilets Jaunes marched together against the French government's planned pension reform on the 24th consecutive day of strikes.
France strikes: Pension reform protest movement enters fourth week
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France strikes: Unions vow to fight on over pension reform
40% of TGV and TER trains have been cancelled on Christmas Eve as transport workers protest pension reform.
Macron will not abandon pension reforms but open to compromise
French President Emmanuel Macron says he won't abandon his government's controversial pension reforms but was open to compromise with unions.
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French unions warn no 'Christmas truce' in sight over strikes
Power was cut to 100,000 homes and offices, schools were closed, roads blocked and public transport crippled on Tuesday as protests were staged across France in support of the general strike over pension reform.
France's transport strike to continue over holiday period
Labour union CGT said on Thursday there would be no break in transport strikes over the Christmas period unless the government backed down on pension reform.
French PM Edouard Philippe unveils controversial new pensions system
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French pension reform commissioner in conflict of interest controversy
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France braces for further travel chaos as pension strike continues
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French government defiant over pension reform despite strike
"I hear those who are exercising their legitimate right to strike and protest but I also hear those who are suffering or who are experiencing the unpleasant effects of this strike. The government is conscient of this," Philippe said on Friday.