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France revolts against labor reform

A protestor uses a tennis racket to return a tear gas canister during a demonstration to protest the government's proposed labor law reforms in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestor uses a tennis racket to return a tear gas canister during a demonstration to protest the government's proposed labor law reforms in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestor uses a tennis racket to return a tear gas canister during a demonstration to protest the government's proposed labor law reforms in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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A protestor holds a banner as he stands in front of French police in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestor holds a banner as he stands in front of French police in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestor holds a banner as he stands in front of French police in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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A masked protestor kicks a tear gas canister during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A masked protestor kicks a tear gas canister during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A masked protestor kicks a tear gas canister during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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French CRS riot police are covered with paint during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

French CRS riot police are covered with paint during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

French CRS riot police are covered with paint during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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An employee of French state-owned railway company SNCF attends a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

An employee of French state-owned railway company SNCF attends a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

An employee of French state-owned railway company SNCF attends a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Passengers try to board a train at Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris during a national railway strike by French railway unions workers from the France's rail-operator SNCF. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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A protestors holds a banner which reads "sorry for the bother but we try to save our future" during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestors holds a banner which reads "sorry for the bother but we try to save our future" during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A protestors holds a banner which reads "sorry for the bother but we try to save our future" during a demonstration in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Masked demonstrators hold a banner as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Masked demonstrators hold a banner as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Masked demonstrators hold a banner as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Temporary arts workers, known as "intermittents", stand in front of French police as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Temporary arts workers, known as "intermittents", stand in front of French police as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Temporary arts workers, known as "intermittents", stand in front of French police as they march in Nantes. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

An Arcelor Mittal steel worker, dressed in a protective work suit with a mask of Darth Vader from Star Wars, holds flares during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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A French CGT labor union member wears a mask representing French prime minister Manuel Valls during a demonstration in Pierre-Benite, France. REUTERS/Robert Pratta

A French CGT labor union member wears a mask representing French prime minister Manuel Valls during a demonstration in Pierre-Benite, France. REUTERS/Robert Pratta

A French CGT labor union member wears a mask representing French prime minister Manuel Valls during a demonstration in Pierre-Benite, France. REUTERS/Robert Pratta
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French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

French labor union employees march during a demonstration in Marseille. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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