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French CGT and FO union members demonstrate to protest the Socialist government’s plans to loosen this country’s famously rigid labor rules, Paris, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Multinationals are shutting factories around France amid Europe’s economic slowdown. France’s government is trying to stem job losses and turn the stagnant economy around with a new draft labor law being presented at a Cabinet meeting Wednesday. Writing on banner at top right reads, "Forbid layoffs". (AP Photo/Benjamin Girette)

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