The revolt against labor law reform project results Wednesday in the street, where several youth organizations and unions call for mobilization to demand the withdrawal of the text, during a day also marked by strikes and disruptions in transportation.
Several events are planned across the country.
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18:20 Between 27,000 and 29,000 protesters in Paris (Police)
According to the police headquarters in Paris, the mobilization against the Labour law brought together between 27,000 and 29,000 protesters in Paris.” the count is based on the principles of the ethics committee which include three points video-counting, the obligation to give a range of numbers and the ability of the media to attend the count, “recalled the prefecture.
the CGT announced on his side 100,000 demonstrators in the capital.
5:35 p.m. More than 500,000 demonstrators according to UNEF
4:57 p.m. The UNEF called for a new mobilization
The student union UNEF called for a new day of action at universities Thursday, March 17 to demand the withdrawal of the draft reform of labor law, after an initial mobilization called a “success” Wednesday.
“C. is a great day of action knowing that we only had two days to prepare, “welcomed the president of the UNEF, William Martinet, claiming tens of thousands of people demonstrated throughout Wednesday in France. He also lamented the lack of “any handshake” of the government.
4:50 p.m. A Lyon CRS charge young demonstrators
According to a journalist’s office in Lyon France 2, riot police charged protesters Place Bellecour in Lyon. Three demonstrators were arrested and two police officers were wounded, said the journalist who cites the prefecture of the Rhone.
4:34 p.m. Participation: first national estimate of the organizers
2:34 p.m. Few schools “blocked”
given the information provided by the academies, “11 hours, 90 high schools were the subject of a block, filter or total,” the Ministry of Education, the higher education and Research. The National Union schoolgirl (UNL) evokes hundred the number of high schools blocked in France, including forty in Ile-de-France. A low figure in view of the 2,500 public high schools that account France.
1:59 p.m. The processions converge Republic
in Paris, several thousand people marched against the proposed El Khomri law. Processions converge gradually towards the Republic Square, but there would still there about 4 to 5,000 people, according to Luc Peillon, a journalist with Libération
1:40 p.m. Laurent Berger think the labor law has no “anti-youth action”
Lawrence Berger, general secretary of the CFDT, said that the draft law on El Khomri labor law does not contain “anti-youth measures” Unlike the CPE. Young “manifest a concern, especially on the conditions for entry into the labor market,” he observed when transmitting “information business”. However, “this law, which is imperfect, I now contesting as written, is that it makes the situation worse for them? the answer is probably no, “he said.
1:24 p.m. But who are the protesters
for Nicolas Sarkozy, the answer is simple: the demonstrators taking part in protests on Wednesday are” disappointed voters “Francois Hollande. the former head of state considers that” intention “of the bill is going in the right direction, but says at the same time understand those who chose to march to oppose it .
1:10 p.m. Rally at the MEDEF in Paris
protesters gather in front of the MEDEF in Paris. They then must go to the Ministry of Labour before joining the Republic Square
12:59 the outbursts in the Parisian procession
France Info reported that overflows take place in the Paris march. hooded individuals would have degraded banking institutions between Nation and Republic Square. Local Socialist Party would otherwise have been degraded in Niort, the radio said.
12:49 François Hollande “listens claims”
Francois Hollande assured that France with the project El Khomri law” copied (has) no other European country “but was trying to” maintain its social model while adapting, “reported the spokesman Government Stéphane Le Foll. The Head of State recalled that “negotiation, discussion was underway and was to be brought to completion.” “It is necessary to listen to the claims that are brought by the unions, to be open to dialogue,” well, Stéphane Le Foll, said President
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12:24 Strong mobilization in Valencia
12:14 35% of railwaymen strike this morning
the first digit of the involvement of SNCF employees in the strike of 9 March fell 35.5% were railwaymen went on strike this morning, says management of the company. The strike rate above 60% in drivers and controllers, according to UNSA, one of the four representative unions that called the strike.
11:53 A general meeting at Tolbiac
A general meeting is underway at Tolbiac University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne. Hundreds of students rallied
11:28 The rallies are multiplying in province également
11:20 RATP agents appear at the seat of governance
More than 300 agents of the RATP, on strike to appeal the CGT and SUD, manifest at the headquarters of the control room in Paris to demand a general wage increase in 2016. in a deafening noise of whistles and firecrackers, employees invested the seat hall on the quai de la Rapee in the 12th district. “For three years we have zilch” in salary increase, “we begin to get fed,” says Nuno Martins, head of the CGT-RATP for maintenance. His union (first organization to RATP) requires “300 euros for everyone, and a 3% increase” from the point for calculating the basic salary excluding bonuses, which represents “a budget of 40 million euros” .
11:12 Eric Ciotti “does not approve the demands of protesters” on iTV
“of course I approve not the demands of protesters, but I understand why they occur. Because they have been betrayed, “said MP Republicans Alpes-Maritime on iTV. “These are some cuckolds of the case, finally. They voted Holland almost on a far-left project in 2012 (…) and then four years later, while unemployment rose by one million people, politics is changed and you return to that we proposed ourselves. “
11:03 Start of rally Nation
Despite the rain, the student and high school student rally against the proposed reform of labor law starts Nation in Paris
Events before 10:57 Medef in Limoges
a reporter for the regional daily Le Populaire du Centre reported a hundred protesters outside the Medef in Limoges
10:52 The television also disrupted
After France Info and France Culture, France 3 Alpes is announcing a disturbance on the air because of the strike against the El Khomri law
10:13 at least a dozen high schools blocked in Paris
At least a dozen of Parisian high schools were the subject of a block, filter or total, on Wednesday morning, according to partial figures from UNL, a leading unions students. In the provinces, four blocked establishments were identified in Marseille by the National Union schoolgirl (UNL), and movements were especially being in Bordeaux, Lyon, Grenoble, Chambery, Lille and Caen, said a spokesman. “These figures are not exhaustive. General assemblies are being held or are planned all over France, “she added
9:58 hundreds of rallies planned this afternoon
over 250 different gatherings or actions are listed on the website of Facebook call to protest . Events are organized across France as Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Montpellier and Nice.
In Paris, three processions are planned. The first will be held in late morning outside the headquarters of the Medef to join the Ministry of Labour, rue de Grenelle, the call for an inter and twenty youth organizations of the left. The demonstrators were then invited to join a citizen mobilization launched on Facebook and supported by some youth unions. The appointment is given in 14 hours instead of the Republic. A third action was launched on the social network as a meeting place of the Nation, to 11 hours. It invites participants to “block factories, roads, schools and faculties to block the economy.”
9:55 circulation improves in Ile-de- France
traffic remains dense in the Ile-de-France. There are 218 km of cumulative at 9:55 plugs. The trend is downward, indicating Traffic monitoring.
9:42 disrupted Antennas for Radio France
due to the stoppage of part of the staff of Radio France, the antenna is disturbed this morning. Some programs of France Info and France Culture are replaced by a music playlist. Part of the AFP personnel also went on strike today.
8:47 heavy traffic in Ile-de-France
The traffic is very dense in the Ile-de-France. There are 321km of accumulated at 8:47 plugs. And the trend is on the rise, says Bison smart. By province, the traffic encounters difficulties on the outskirts of major cities and transit routes. But the trend is downward.
8:35 low traffic at SNCF, the RATP almost normal at the SNCF
the strike notice (non-extendable) filed by the four representative trade unions at the SNCF (CGT, UNSA, CFDT and SUD), to defend the working conditions of railway workers and hiring demand, tennis Tuesday 7 p.m. to Thursday 8:00 . SNCF invites “travelers who can to cancel or postpone their trips.”
in Ile-de-France, which concentrates 60% of the traffic, Transilien 1 of 3 on average, including the RER C, D and E. no trains will circulate on the U line and the K and T4 lines , substitute bus are provided.
The forecast is 1 set of 3 on North axes, Atlantic Southeast, province-province and 1 of 2 on routes between the East and the capital. TGV Ouigo (low cost) will also be very concerned with TGV 4 of 10 insured.
on international routes, disruptions will be smaller since half of TGV Lyria (to Switzerland) will run as 80% of Eurostar (UK) and 100% of Thalys (Belgium) and Alleo trains (Germany ).
night Intercités will them to dock during the notice period and 3 of 10 will roll the day. TER side, traffic will be “disturbed on all regions” with 1 set of 3 on average
the traffic detail Intercités
Paris-Amiens-Boulogne: 1 set of 3-
Paris St- Quentin-Maubeuge: 3 out of 10 trains
Paris-Troyes-Belfort: 4 out of 10 trains
Paris-Rouen-Le Havre, Paris-Caen-Cherbourg: 3 out of 10 trains
Paris-Granville 2 of 10 trains
Paris-Nevers: 1 set of 3
Paris-Clermont-Ferrand 4 of 10 trains
Orleans Paris-Bourges: 1 set of 4
Paris -Limoges-Toulouse-Cerberus: 4 out of 10 trains
Bordeaux Marseille-Nice: 1 set of 3
& gt ; At RATP
At RATP, the notice filed by the CGT and SUD (respectively first and third organizations), to demand an increase in wages in 2016, starts at 22:00 on Tuesday and also ends Thursday morning
The Parisian metros
at RATP, where CGT and Sud (first and third unions) demanding an increase in wages in 2016, traffic was normal on buses, trams and subways.
on the RER A, the traffic is “almost normal” and the interconnection with the SNCF network is ensured Nanterre Prefecture station for trains from Cergy branch. It is not for users wishing to travel in Poissy, who are invited to take their train at the Gare Saint-Lazare in Paris.
only two out of three trains operating on the southern portion of the RER B managed by RATP in the direction of Saint-Remy-les-Chevreuse and Robinson, slightly better than forecasts (one in two)
Net slowing of traffic over the northern portion of the RER B, that managed by the SNCF with a train four to terminal Charles de Gaulle Airport / Mitry-Claye
hundreds of rallies provided
over 250 rallies or various actions are listed on the website of Facebook call to protest. Events are organized across France as Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Montpellier and Nice.
In Paris, three processions are planned. The first will be held in late morning outside the headquarters of the Medef to join the Ministry of Labour, rue de Grenelle, the call for an inter and twenty youth organizations of the left.
protesters are then invited to join a citizen mobilization launched on Facebook and supported by some youth unions. The appointment is given in 14 hours instead of the Republic.
A third action was launched on the social network as a meeting place of the Nation, to 11 hours. It invites participants to “block factories, roads, schools and faculties to block the economy”