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Air France to go ahead with job cuts despite protests

A man holding a sign reading "No to layoffs, no to subcontracting, no to subsidiarisation, yes to the maintenance of Air France jobs" near the airline's cargo division in Roissy-en-France on October 12


AIR France will go ahead and cut hundreds of jobs as planned next year under the first part of a restructuring plan that triggered violent protests, the chief executive of Air France-KLM said on Sunday.

The remaining cuts planned for 2017 can still be avoided if negotiations