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French sub-prefect of Thionville in charge of the implementation of... News PhotoAgreement,Arcelor Mittal,Eastern France,Employment And Labor,Entrance,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Innovation,Meeting,Metal Industry,Planning,Portrait,Railing,Steel Mill,Strike - Industrial ActionPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench sub-prefect of Thionville in charge of the implementation of an agreement with Arcelor Mittal, François Marzorati poses in front of the sub-prefecture of Thionville before a meeting with unionis on December 10, 2012, in Thionville, eastern France. ArcelorMittal chief Lakshmi Mittal has vowed to keep his promise to maintain jobs at a French steel plant at the centre of a dispute with authorities. The French government and the steelmaker had been waging high-stakes brinkmanship for weeks over the fate of two blast furnaces at a plant in Florange in northeastern France that ArcelorMittal said were no longer viable. AFP PHOTO / JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN (Photo credit should read JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images)