Official numbers haven't come in yet, but the pictures speak for themselves.
Mobilization is important
," admitted Thursday on RTL the ex-PS Minister of Labor, Olivier Dussopt, at the end of the first day of protest against the pension reform.
We must listen to the messages in the processions this afternoon and this morning
”, he added, while the CGT claims 2 million people in the streets.
First member of the government to react at this stage, Olivier Dussopt also recalled that this was a "
particular" theme, in France more than elsewhere
It's a subject that refers to a form of intimacy
," he said.
We knew that this mobilization would be important.
“According to him, it is in particular because “
we are all concerned
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After a day without major clashes, Olivier Dussopt also considered "
" that the pension reform carried by the executive "
The subject is in his eyes "
very particular, very sensitive
", and it is therefore necessary to "
" to what the demonstrators wished to express on Thursday.