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France: Students, rail workers and medical staff rally against Macron's reforms in Paris02:56

France: Students, rail workers and medical staff rally against Macron's reforms in Paris

France, Paris
April 13, 2018 at 19:07 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of students, rail workers, medical staff as well as post office workers took to the streets of Paris to protest against French President Emmanuel Macron's labour reform on Friday.

Protesters marched from Tolbiac University to Salpetriere Hospital, stating that the strike convergence aims to "reverse the government propaganda."

"The idea is to show that those reforms including the selection in the faculties are affecting everybody in the country, train users, students, as well as seniors," one protester said.

The demonstration comes after a long string of recent anti-Macron protests in France.

France: Students, rail workers and medical staff rally against Macron's reforms in Paris02:56
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Hundreds of students, rail workers, medical staff as well as post office workers took to the streets of Paris to protest against French President Emmanuel Macron's labour reform on Friday.

Protesters marched from Tolbiac University to Salpetriere Hospital, stating that the strike convergence aims to "reverse the government propaganda."

"The idea is to show that those reforms including the selection in the faculties are affecting everybody in the country, train users, students, as well as seniors," one protester said.

The demonstration comes after a long string of recent anti-Macron protests in France.

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