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Protesters hold banners of Spain's unions, including the Workers'... News PhotoAttending,Banner - Sign,Crisis,Holding,Horizontal,Labor Union,Madrid,Occupation,Protest,Protestor,Spain,Strike - Industrial ActionPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPProtesters hold banners of Spain's unions, including the Workers' Trade Unionist Federation (USO), the Comisiones Obreras trade union (CCOO) and the General Union of Workers (UGT), as they attend a demonstration during a general strike on November 14, 2012 in Madrid. The second general strike this year hit Spain with protesters marching in several cities against sweeping austerity measures and high unemployment, scenes echoed elsewhere in Europe. Spain, the eurozone's fourth-biggest economy, is suffering 25 percent unemployment, with the rate even higher amongst young people. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)