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Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009

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  • commuter in Paris; rail and air services are being disrupted by striking workers who want the government to do more to protect jobs and wages. Three-quarters of the French support the strike
Photo: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty | Source: BBC