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French Protesters, Police Clash at Labor Reform Strikes

Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets across France Thursday for a one-day nationwide strike protesting a government labor reform proposal that would make it easier for employers to hire and fire workers and weaken the power of unions. Protesters clashed with police as several thousand people shouting anti-government slogans marched through Paris Thursday, demanding the government reverse its labor bill. Protesters met with waves of tear gas as police fought bands of...

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