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France clinches ArcelorMittal investment, saves jobs

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault announces accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, at the Hotel Matignon in Paris, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault announces accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, at the Hotel Matignon in Paris, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault announces accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, at the Hotel Matignon in Paris, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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REFILE - ADDING LOCATION France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks at the Hotel Matignon in Paris November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

REFILE - ADDING LOCATION France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks at the Hotel Matignon in Paris November 30, 2012....more

REFILE - ADDING LOCATION France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks at the Hotel Matignon in Paris November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault arrives to make an announcement concerning accords between the government and steelmaker ArcelorMittal and their Florange steelworks, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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