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France24 - Oil industry strikes spark fears of fuel shortage
While strikes affecting French transport systems have lost momentum since Tuesday, the ongoing protests in the country's oil refineries are raising the possibility of an acute fuel shortage.


*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Oct 15th, 2010 at 02:25:40 PM EST
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An excellent opportunity to test the plans for dealing with reduced oil supplies due to "peak oil".  Oh, wait --

As the Dutch said while fighting the Spanish: "It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere." (But it helps!)
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Fri Oct 15th, 2010 at 05:12:19 PM EST
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