French PM Philippe says government will hold course on pension reform as strikes continue

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Friday he was sticking with plans to reform the country’s pension system but insisted change would be gradual and “not brutal”. Strikes in France to protest the plans will continue through at least Tuesday, December 10.

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