French fuel blockade lifted; Hollande says he won't let protesters strangle economy
Sat, May 28, 2016 - 5:50 AM
STANDOFF: A protester taking his chances against riot police during a demonstration against labour reform in Lyon on Thursday.
FRENCH riot police removed picketers and barricades blocking access to a large fuel distribution depot as President Francois Hollande warned anti-reform protesters on Friday that he would not let them strangle the economy.
The police operation to free up a fuel depot near the...