Updated on 8 October 2019
The National Federation of Farmers' Unions (FNSEA) and Young Farmers (JA) across France are planning blockages and slow-down operations on roadways across the country
Tuesday, 8 October. The demonstration focuses on farmer’s dissatisfaction with proposed
pension reform policies, free trade agreements, and anti-pesticide orders.
Visit this link for an overview of protests, rallies and blockages throughout the country.
Possible protests or demonstrations at government building and city centers
Traffic delays due to strikes, demonstrations, etc.
Blocked roads due to blockages and slow-down operations
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