Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP
Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP

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Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP
Unions protest government austerity measures in Lisbon on Saturday. Businesses are closing and unemployment is rising as a result of tough spending cutbacks imposed as part of a bailout of the Portuguese economy. Photo: AFP
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