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Strike in the refineries: in Marseille, shortage of gasoline and small tricks


REPORT - In Marseille, CGT officials lead a form of urban guerrilla warfare against the police. Social networks give the impression of an escalating conflict.

From our correspondent in Marseille

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On Wednesday, for the second day in a row, Marseille police and strikers played cat and mouse.

Even if the leaders of the CGT refuse to use the word, it is indeed a form of urban guerrilla warfare that they oppose to the police.

The police are forced to deploy around the refineries to check that the tank trucks can enter and leave the Fos depots, where the personnel have been requisitioned.

As soon as they move away, the noria of trucks - 1300 in two days according to the police headquarters - is stopped by a picket set up in a few minutes.

They also have to intervene on roundabouts paralyzed by teams of car strikers, who are therefore extremely mobile.

And accompany the snail operations triggered on the highway with the aim of slowing down the supply of service stations.

A method that is particularly effective.

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Source: lefigaro

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