French strike prep, a scooter referendum, a controversial statue and Blue Monday

IN THE PRESS – Monday, 16.01.2023: We take a look at how the French press is covering plans by major labour unions to hold strike action on Thursday, January 19. We also find out about a Paris referendum on scooters, a mass kidnapping in Burkina Faso, varied views on Martin Luther King Jr Day (including a controversial statue) and finally, why Blue Monday isn't really a thing.


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