No end in sight for hobbling French rail strikes after talks

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No end in sight for hobbling French rail strikes after talks

Workers on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gather at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, as refinery workers nationwide have pledged that no product will leave their facilities during their four day strike. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
Workers on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gather at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, as refinery workers nationwide have pledged that no product will leave their facilities during their four day strike. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
Fuel tanker trucks sit at the entrance to the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system.(AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
A worker on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gathers at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system.(AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe delivers a statement after a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, left, French Labor Minister Muriel Penicaud, center, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn right, French Junior Minister for Public Administration Olivier Dussopt, second left, and French High Commissioner for Pension Reform Laurent Pietraszewski, second right, pose prior to a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe walks out after a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

No end in sight for hobbling French rail strikes after talks

Workers on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gather at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, as refinery workers nationwide have pledged that no product will leave their facilities during their four day strike. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
Workers on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gather at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, as refinery workers nationwide have pledged that no product will leave their facilities during their four day strike. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
Fuel tanker trucks sit at the entrance to the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system.(AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
A worker on strike at the Fos-sur-Mer ESSO refinery gathers at the refinery entrance in Marseille southern France, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to reach a "quick compromise" in talks this week as nationwide protests and strikes continue against the government's plans to overhaul the pension system.(AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe delivers a statement after a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, left, French Labor Minister Muriel Penicaud, center, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn right, French Junior Minister for Public Administration Olivier Dussopt, second left, and French High Commissioner for Pension Reform Laurent Pietraszewski, second right, pose prior to a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe walks out after a meeting with unions representatives, in Paris Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. Negotiations to end record-setting strikes that have hobbled France's train network and made commuting miserable for Parisians are resuming Tuesday between the government and unions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
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