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Protesters flooded Paris streets March 28 in an ongoing show of anger over French President Emmanuel Macron's pension reform plans. (Video: James Cornsilk for The Washington Post)

French workers ramp up strikes over retirement age, raising pressure on Macron

Updated March 28, 2023 at 4:57 p.m. EDT|Published March 28, 2023 at 4:12 a.m. EDT
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PARIS — Protesters flooded the streets in cities across France on Tuesday in an ongoing show of anger over President Emmanuel Macron’s pension overhaul plan, which has triggered some of the country’s deepest unrest in years. Demonstrators blocked roads and marched onto the tracks of a train station in central Paris.