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Madrid anti-austerity protests turn violent again

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Associated Press A protestor gives flowers to police Saturday during a demonstration in front of Parliament against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government in Madrid, Spain.

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Associated Press Protestors gesture to police Saturday during a demonstration in Madrid against austerity measures.

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Tens of thousands of Spaniards and Portuguese rallied in the streets of their countries' capitals Saturday to protest enduring deep economic pain from austerity measure, and the demonstration in Madrid turned violent after Spaniards enraged over a long-lasting recession and sky-high unemployment clashed with riot police for the third time in less than a week near Parliament.
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    • Associated Press A protestor gives flowers to police Saturday during a demonstration in front of Parliament against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government in Madrid, Spain.
    • Associated Press  Protestors gesture to police Saturday during a demonstration in Madrid against austerity measures.
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