Photo Gallery: French on the Barricades Against Pension Reform
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Photo Gallery: French on the Barricades Against Pension Reform

Nationwide Strikes Sarkozy Stands Firm on Pension Reform as Protests Cripple France

France was brought to a standstill again on Tuesday by another nationwide day of strikes and protests against pension reforms. President Nicolas Sarkozy said he won't back down in the dispute because raising the retirement age is "essential" for France.
cro -- with wire reports