Demonstrations in Nice - port is blocked

Demonstrations in Nice - Nice port is currently blocked by demonstrators who are participating in strike action against the government’s pension reform. Several unions have called for industrial action today as protestors gathered at around 10.45 in place Masséna. Demonstrators marched through Nice heading to the port area. With the tram not operating and bus services disrupted traffic is extremely difficult in the port area.

 

 

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