Strikes against Macron's plan to reform the pension system are planned for Thursday, 19 January, and are expected to be well-attended.
Participating unions include rail workers, teachers, public servants, truck drivers, bank staff, music venue workers, Paris transport workers, theater workers and oil refinery workers. Air Traffic Control workers may also participate which could greatly impact air travel to, from, and through the country. Road and rail travel is expected to be seriously impacted. Alternative transportation and fuel availability may be limited. Confirm all travel plans prior to departure.
Additional strikes are expected in the following weeks.
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