I just got this from a friend in France, Pierre J.
there is a bank run in France:branches are limiting withdrawals Â now almost everywhere1 years ago they asked 48 hours for 1500 euro withdraw Â now its 5 days !!!some branches Caisse d’Epargne dont deliver any cash in theafternoon ! Â (Corsica mode Â see the picturepicture 1 is bank BRED Â taken today near Paris Â picture 2 is Caisse d’Epargne (made bymy readers) Â 2 days ago, dont remember where for the secondfrench official media are observing a sickening silence !my publisher went to the SocGen paris 8e district, she wantedto withdraw 1000 euros. They harrassedÂ her asking “why do you wantthis money” etc… Â and this was alreadyÂ 4 month ago.But now, it s getting really serious…pierre