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100,000 Workers Protest Belgian Austerity Measures

At least 100,000 workers took to the streets of Brussels on Thursday to protest the Belgian government’s free-market reforms and austerity measures. At least 14 people were injured when protesters clashed with the police. Protesters pelted police with stones and fireworks, overturning cars or setting them on fire. Police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse the demonstrators. The workers were protesting plans by the country's new center-right government to increase the...

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