Protest of the day

Posted: 19 July 2012 in Uncategorized
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Firefighters of the Mieres Fire Station in Asturias, northern Spain, pose with a sign reading “From so many cuts we have been left naked,” to protest against new austerity measures.

Tens of thousands of protesters across 80 cities demonstrated against the $80 billion austerity package approved by parliament, which includes pay cuts for civil workers, an increase in sales taxes, benefits cuts, and a rise in the retirement age.

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