Workers blockade France's refineries in pension reform protest

Fuel deliveries in France have come to a halt as striking workers blockade exit gates at all the country's refineries. But French authorities are hoping that fuel reserves in depots across the country will help avert shortages. Crippling energy production and distribution is at the heart of the unions' strategy to derail the government's unpopular pension reform plans. FRANCE 24's Science Editor Shirli Sitbon takes a closer look.

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