Spaniards and Greeks protest against austerity measures

Spaniards and Greeks protest against austerity measures


Spaniards took to the streets on Sunday in more than 60 cities across the country. The nation's trade union confederations, CCOO and UGT, and many other organisations and NGOs called for the demonstrations to protest against a series of government austerity measures.

Spaniards protested against social spending cuts and soaring unemployment. "Poverty in this country is rising at an alarming rate, we must say enough, right now," said Purificacion Garcia, secretary for equality...


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