Doctors and health workers hold banners during a protest in ...
Nov 15th, 2011
(AP) - Doctors and health workers hold banners during a protest in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday Nov. 15, 2011. Doctors in the Catalonia region called a mass strike for Tuesday and Wednesday at hospitals and outpatient departments to protest against planned cutbacks. The banners reads in Catalan: 'Doctors from Catalonia'. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) -
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