PARIS, Dec. 5, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Police patrol the city during a strike in Paris, France, Dec. 5, 2019. Train and metro stations are deserted, schools closed and many aircrafts grounded across French cities on Thursday as the country's labor unions staged a nationwide strike to force President Emmanuel Macron to abandon the pension reform. (Photo by Aurelien Morissard/Xinhua/IANS)
Photo taken on Dec. 5, 2019 shows a closed metro station due to a strike in Paris, France.
Police stand guard during a strike in Paris, France, Dec. 5, 2019.