Workers tear shirts off Air France managers in jobs protest
PARIS (AP) — Union activists protesting nearly 3,000 proposed layoffs at Air France stormed the headquarters during a meeting Monday, zeroing in on two managers who had their shirts torn from their bodies, scaled a fence and fled under police protection.
18 November, 2015 Paris attack suspect eludes police, complicating probe By Alastair Macdonald, Chine Labbé and John Irish BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) - French police had three opportunities to catch a Belgian suspect in the Paris attacks and each time let him go, a defense lawyer said on Tuesday, adding to the missed signals complicating efforts to track […]
12 November, 2017 U.S. to promote 'universal access' to fossil fuels at climate talks By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States hopes to promote wider use of fossil fuels at a global meeting on climate change next week, a White House official said, reflecting the gaping divide between Washington and the rest of the ...
15 November, 2015 Paris suicide vests mark change of tactics and new threat The suicide vests used Friday by attackers in Paris -- a first in France -- were made by a highly-skilled professional who could still be at large in Europe, intelligence and security experts say. All seven of the assailants who died in attacks wore identical explosive vests and did not […]
14 November, 2015 Belgium imposes frontier checks with France after Paris attacks BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium has imposed frontier controls on road, rail and air arrivals from France following Friday's attacks in Paris, a spokesman for Prime Minister Charles Michel said. The premier would convene his security cabinet at 9 a.m. (0800 GMT) on Saturday, the spokesman […]