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Thousands protest in Madrid

Monday, June 13, 2011 - 00:41

June 13 - Indignant protesters flood Madrid's Sol square around midnight early Monday morning. Julie Noce reports.

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(ROUGH CUT ONLY - NO REPORTER NARRATION) Thousands of "Indignant" demonstrators took to Madrid's main streets just after midnight early Monday (June 12). Demonstrators of all ages gathered in Madrid's famous Sol square. The group known as "the indignant", began their protest on May 15th over the economic crisis prompting more protests that spread to city squares nationwide. Minutes after the midnight (22.00gmt) on Monday morning, more than one thousand of protesters blocked Gran Via street by marching peacefully towards the Spanish parliament chanting slogans against banks and politicians. With their hands in the air the protesters sat in front of the cordon set by the police in front of the parliament.

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Thousands protest in Madrid

Monday, June 13, 2011 - 00:41