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  1. News - World - EUROPE

    Austerity will put 25m Europeans into poverty, says Oxfam

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Austerity will put 25m into poverty, says Oxfam Europe faces a "lost decade", with the number of people trapped in poverty across the continent set to rise ... impact of austerity on poverty levels in the UK, and extrapolating it across all 27 European Union member-states, Oxfam predicts that relative poverty, defined as the number of people living ...

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    One in five Spaniards live in poverty

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune in Madrid

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Madrid One in five Spaniards lives in poverty Every fifth resident in Spain lives in poverty, new figures show. The national statistics institute INE said 21.1 per cent of the 47-million population lived below the poverty line, meaning they live on less than US$9,610 annually. That is slightly less than a year ago, when the percentage stood at 21.8 per ...

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    Millions across Europe strike to protest spending cuts

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Madrid and Lisbon

    ... regional protest to the austerity has yet to gain traction and governments have so far largely stuck to their policies. Spain, where the crisis has pushed millions into poverty, has seen some ...



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