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21 Feb 2020 | 04:11 AM UTC

France: Taxi drivers to strike at Paris Gare de Lyon February 21-22

Taxi unions call for a protest at Paris Gare de Lyon February 21-22; associated transportation disruptions expected



Labor unions have called on taxi drivers to strike at Paris Gare de Lyon on Friday, February 21, to denounce planned construction projects at the train station that will disrupt taxi operations. Participants plan to gather from 11:00 (local time) to 01:00 on Saturday, February 22.

Associated disruptions to transport are expected near all protest sites.


Individuals in Paris are advised to monitor developments to the situation, anticipate transportation and business disruptions, allow extra time to reach their destinations, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.