Spain protests: Over a million march against harsh austerity [RT]
- uploaded: Jul 20, 2012
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Over a million of government workers and trade union members marched in Barcelona, Madrid and dozens of smaller cities to protest against the latest round of harsh austerity measures designed to cut Spain's bloated deficit. In almost 80 cities held demonstrations on Thursday which came after concerns over Spain's attempts to restore market confidence in its economy resurfaced after a bond auction went poorly and its borrowing costs edged higher.