Irish Times. Protesters, police clash in Madrid. 25.09.2012

Protesters, police clash in Madrid

Protesters clashed with police in Madrid today as the government prepares a new round of unpopular austerity measures for the 2013 budget that will be announced on Thursday.

Thousands gathered in Neptune plaza, just a few metres away from El Prado museum in central Madrid where they formed a human chain around parliament, surrounded by barricades, police trucks and more than 1,500 police in riot gear.

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Posted on October 16, 2012, in BY COUNTRY, BY DATE, BY LANGUAGE, BY SOURCE, English, Ireland, Irish Times, september 2012. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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