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Workers of semiconductor manufacturer LFoundry block the access to... News PhotoAix-en-Provence,Bouches-du-Rhone,Courthouse,Employment And Labor,Factory,France,Horizontal,Industrial District,Labor Union,Legal System,Manufacturing,Occupation,Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur,SemiconductorPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPWorkers of semiconductor manufacturer LFoundry block the access to the Industrial Zone in Rousset, near Aix-en-Provence, southern France, on December 23, 2013, after trade unions announced that a court had ordered a judicial liquidation of their factory. Over 670 jobs are at risk if the factory closes and approximately 400 workers took part in the protest and blocade of the Rousset industrial zone, as French Minister for Industrial Renewal Arnaud Montebourg prepared to receive a delegation of workers in Paris today. AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS (Photo credit should read BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)