Friday, March 30, 2012

Spain police and protesters clash

Spanish police have clashed with demonstrators on the day of a general strike called in protest at the government's labour market reforms, Thursday 29 March.
Some of the marchers in Barcelona smashed windows and set rubbish bins alight. Police responded with tear gas and baton charges.

There were also protests in the capital, Madrid, and other cities. Land and air travel were all affected, and domestic and European flights cut to a fraction of normal levels.

Read more: BBC News


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