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ADDITION INFOS AT THE END OF THE CAPTION A worker holds a stick with... News PhotoAbundance,Austerity,CGTPortugal,Dead,Eurozone Debt Crisis,Government,Holding,Horizontal,Labor Union,Lisbon,Occupation,Politics,Portugal,Portuguese Culture,Poster,ProtestPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPADDITION INFOS AT THE END OF THE CAPTION A worker holds a stick with a dead rabbit with a poster reading 'I only like rabbit when hanged, skinned, gutted, cooked then eaten' with thousands of public workers during a demonstration called by the unions Common Front, CGTP (General Confederation of the Portuguese Workers) and STAL (National Union of the Local and Regional Public Workers) against the austerity measures of the Portuguese government in Lisbon on March 15, 2013. Today the Finance Minister, Vitor Gaspar, said that the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) will drop 2.3%, that unemployment might reach 19% and the adjustment effort will have to continue for decades.' Coelho' (Rabbit in English) refers to Portuguese Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho. AFP PHOTO/ PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA (Photo credit should read PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images)