October 9, 2017 / 7:13 PM / 12 days ago

French utility EDF says notified of a strike on Tuesday

PARIS (Reuters) - French utility EDF said on Monday that it has been notified of a strike starting at 0400 GMT on Tuesday and will last until 1900 GMT.

The utility did not say whether the action will impact power production.

French public sector unions plan to protest on Tuesday over government plans to cut 120,000 jobs and reduce sick leave compensation.

Reporting by Bate Felix; editing by Richard Lough

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