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French Train Strikes - June 10 and 20?

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French friend just emailed that the SNCF or French Railways will stage a strike on June 10 (2014) and if that strike does not satisfy their demands they will again go on strike June 20.

So if traveling by train those days in France beware of a potential work stoppage.

The problem with French trains these days is you never can be sure of traveling on a certain date as strikes perhaps will intensify as train unions are asked to give up concessions, which of course they are loathe to do.

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