7 May 2007

Public broadcaster in French Polynesia on strike over weekend

6:40 am on 7 May 2007

Employees of the French public broadcaster RFO in French Polynesia have been on strike since the beginning of the weekend over a dispute with management.

The employees accuse the management of a lack of impartiality and making

arbitrary decisions.

Local news production has been suspended and broadcasts have been

replaced with feeds from France."