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France prepares for Tuesday's protests against pension reform

Strikes once again in France. All the papers led with “Mardi Grève” – Strike Tuesday – with protests throughout France against the government’s proposed pension reforms tomorrow. The key measure is to bump the retirement age up from 60 to 62. Full pension entitlements will come into force from the age of 67 rather than the current 65. That’s the focus in today’s French press review: MONDAY, 11TH OCTOBER 2010