[Paris, August 24. Image via Getty]

Corinne Perron, France's reprensentative of the Independant Syndicat 'USTKE,' a union representing the indigenous Kanak population, demonstrates on August 24, 2009 in Paris for the release of Gerard Jodar, President of the Independant Syndicat USTKE. Jodar was incarcerated at the end of July 2009 in Noumea for an attack on New Caledonia's domestic airport in May, carried out by USTKE in connection with the pay dispute. AFP PHOTO OLIVIER LABAN-MATTEI (Photo credit should read OLIVIER LABAN-MATTEI/AFP/Getty Images)