March 29 - General Strike in Spain

On 29th of March, Spanish Unions call for a general strike to protest the labour reforms and austerity cuts of the conservative government. There where lots of demonstrations all around Spain. In Madrid, thousands of people marched through the principal streets. In the panorama we can see the cross of the centrical streets Alcalá and Gran Vía full of protesters. There where lots of political and civic organizations supporting the protests. In the image we can see lots of red flags of the UGT and CCOO unions. The demonstration ended in the central Puerta del Sol where the Unions made a speech.

Copyright: Pau Valiente
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Resolution: 10212x5106
Taken: 29/03/2012
Uploaded: 04/04/2012
Updated: 25/09/2014


Tags: 29m; strike; madrid; euro; crisis
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