A man looks at souvenirs at a Puerta del Sol shop in Madrid ...
Jan 14th, 2012
(Reuters) - A man looks at souvenirs at a Puerta del Sol shop in Madrid January 14, 2012. Standard & Poor's hit the euro zone with a downgrade of half the countries in the single currency area, including formerly AAA-rated France, and it questioned the strategy of its political leaders for dealing with their two-year old debt crisis. Spain was downgraded by two-notches. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (SPAIN - Tags: BUSINESS) -
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