Human resources manager Xavier Broseta, centre, is evacuated by security after striking workers interrupted a meeting with union representatives at the headquarters of Air France.

Majority of French people 'understand' attack on Air France bosses, but do not approve

The majority of French people "understand" why violence occurred earlier this week at Air France’s headquarters over pending job cuts, according to an Ifop poll to be published Sunday in Sud Ouest Dimanche.

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Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732-1806), Le verrou (the lock).
24/09/2015 - France
There’s sex next door to the Senate, over 100 Warhols at the Paris modern art museum, Picassomania at the Grand Palais, Wilfredo Lam at the Pompidou, the Louvre looks into its crystal ball and ...
The Ventriloquists Convention.
22/09/2015 - Report: France
Leading stage director Gisèle Vienne’s latest show is on tour.
‘Blind’ is a show at the International Puppet Theatre Festival in Charleville-Mézières
20/09/2015 - Report: France

Wherever historic puppetry forms are still strong, and often part of annual ceremonies or rituals, they provide a firm base on which contemporary forms and inventions emerge.

South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn and French President Francois Hollande give a press conference following their meeting at the Elysee palace on 18 September 2015 in Paris.
18/09/2015 - France - South Korea
French President Francois Hollande says he will visit Seoul in early November, when he is scheduled to stop in China for climate talks, as he and South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn kicked off ...
Anish Kapoor's Dirty Corner in the gardens of the Château de Versailles
06/09/2015 - FRANCE
British artist Anish Kapoor's giant scultpure, nicknamed the "Queen's Vagina", at Versailles château has been vandalised for the second time.
One of Omar Havana's photos after the Nepal earhtquake
06/09/2015 - France - Nepal
The Spanish-born photographer was already living in Nepal when the earthquake struck, killing 9,000 people and injuring over 20,000, in April this year.
Police cars in front of Louvre museum.
04/09/2015 - France
Seventeen people went on trial Friday, accused of robbing foreign tourists at Paris's main attractions, such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Musée d’Orsay and the Château de ...
Soldiers sheltering behind sandbags while waiting for their commander. Bambari, Central African Republic, French outpost, August 16, 2014. Edouard Elias, winner of the Ville de Perpignan Rémi Ochlik Award 2015.
04/09/2015 - France
For 26 years Visa Pour L’Image (A Visa for Images) - in Perpignan, south-west France has been giving a platform to photo-reporters from all over the world and to their work.